It's no Dutch Treat anymore

by Barbara Simpson -- One of the most liberal countries in the world is suddenly feeling the pain of the war of terrorism. The Netherlands, long a haven of those who want more…

The other side of 2-faced

by Barbara Simpson -- I am so-o-o-o-o glad it's over and so-o-o-o-o glad George Bush won. He didn't just win, he WON – with the highest vote total in history, in an more…

The cat in the robes is a rat

by Barbara Simpson -- I know what costume Osama bin Laden chose for Halloween this year. He went to the party as a cat. Domestic variety. You gotta give the old guy more…

Stop it, already! Cut the candidate dance!

by Barbara Simpson -- I'm a news junkie, reading everything, listening to radio news and talk, and even taking in some television, although much is a waste of time. Elections are important more…

Don't worry, we'll protect you

by Barbara Simpson -- Fanned into hysteria by the media, people across the country are clamoring for the flu vaccine. It's not a pretty picture, and I'm speaking as someone who chooses more…

Don't mess with our kids!

by Barbara Simpson -- The news hit pretty close to home very late last Thursday or perhaps very early Friday – I didn't check the clock. I was working on the computer more…

A right to live ... not to be killed

by Barbara Simpson -- If I didn't know better, I'd think the heavens are crying. Perhaps they are. Florida is being inundated as the progression of hurricanes continues its destruction. Ironically, while more…

See? B.S.!

by Barbara Simpson -- The CBS "eye" is more than bloodshot. CBS has a shiner, and it's not about to go away soon. They can pile on the beefsteak to help heal more…

The erosion of anger

by Barbara Simpson -- Once upon a time, there was a free, peaceful country. Then, it was attacked without provocation and suffered deep, painful losses. Not only was its military capability almost more…