Who's stupid now?

by Barbara Simpson -- I thought I'd heard just about everything, but this one takes the cake! An Argentinean artist named Judi Werthein has designed tennis shoes that have three functions: works more…

Just another Thursday
... or is it?

by Barbara Simpson -- "Why do we bother anyway? It's just a stupid holiday. That's what she said. The words of a young wife and mother to several youngsters who keep her more…

Fanning the flames of hell

by Barbara Simpson -- What do people think about the rioting and destruction in France? It's hard to say because beyond some "good pictures" of torched cars and firemen and police trying more…

The search-&-destroy mission against children

by Barbara Simpson -- First, they take our property rights. Then, they take away traditional marriage. Now, they finish it off by taking our children. If there ever was a more explicit more…

Sexual trick or treat
for families

by Barbara Simpson -- "It's not about abortion. It's about privacy," intones the very liberal talk-show host, as he defends the right of minor girls to get a secret abortion. At issue more…

Just in case, brush up
on your Spanish

by Barbara Simpson -- "Trust, but verify." Thank you, Ronald Reagan. Sure wish you were here today – I'd love to hear your advice concerning the current Supreme Court nominee. Then again, more…

Shots in the dark

by Barbara Simpson -- Your doctor firing you? Uh, yes, and it's not a joke. It has nothing to do with a disagreement about treating an illness. It has to do with more…

The survival crapshoot

by Barbara Simpson -- You ain't seen nothin' yet! If you think the reaction to how the devastation of Katrina was handled by authorities was strong, imagine what would happen if – more…

Who, me? I didn't do it

by Barbara Simpson -- Who's responsible? It's a simple enough, two-word question, but one of those words has fallen from favor. In fact, it currently has virtually no meaning. The truth is, more…