Washington's dance with the devil

by Barbara Simpson -- Relishing their newfound power in Washington, liberal Democrats and turncoat Republicans voted to tell President Bush that he must end the war. Well, they didn't quite have the more…

Remembering a death and a life

by Barbara Simpson -- My father is dead. It took getting used to when it happened. I'm still not used to it and probably never will be. We always know intellectually that more…

Forced vaccination without representation

by Barbara Simpson -- Merck & Co., the huge drug company, hit the jackpot. Sure, it's the spreading nanny government and – surprise, surprise, it's fueled by money! As always – follow more…

The camera never blinks, Nancy

by Barbara Simpson -- Nancy Pelosi made history. She's the first female Speaker of the House. But you know that. How could you not? She's also the first Speaker of the House more…

Media heap more abuse

by Barbara Simpson -- What do you think of the media coverage of the kidnapping and rescue of the two young Missouri boys? I know what I think and times like these more…

The lost boys of Missouri

by Barbara Simpson -- Miracles in Missouri! Two families had their kidnapped children returned to them. Alive. Early last week, 13-year-old Ben Ownby got off his school bus and headed home. He more…

When heads really roll

by Barbara Simpson -- The execution of Saddam Hussein both surprised and disappointed me. It was too quick and easy. He deserved more. Saddam – a sadistic butcher if ever there was more…

In Democrats we trust?

by Barbara Simpson -- It's too bad that around this time of year there isn't someone to whom we can appeal – a la Santa or the Tooth Fairy or even a more…

Taking great pains to end capital punishment

by Barbara Simpson -- ''You're really sick.'' And then he hung up. What apparently appalled the caller to my radio program last week was that he heard me talking about capital punishment more…

Whose house is it, anyway?

by Barbara Simpson -- They're like the dinner guest who shows up with several friends who eat all the food, drink all the booze, snarf up the desserts, dominate the conversation, get more…