Cut the cat-and-mouse game!

by Barbara Simpson -- The silence is deafening. Where's the sense of urgency about protecting the security of Americans in this country from terrorists? In December, President Bush signed an updated intelligence more…

Witness to sanctity

by Barbara Simpson -- I wish I'd met him in person, but despite the lack of direct human connection, I feel I knew him. I also know there was something unique about more…

Terri's life trumps
Bushes' careers

by Barbara Simpson -- As I write this, Terri Schiavo is alive. As you read this, she may be dead. But if she's living, I want Gov. Bush, President Bush and the more…

Bon appetit – Terri is starving

by Barbara Simpson -- The steaks and salmon are sizzling. Mushrooms and onions are saut?ed in butter and garlic. Corn is steamed; butter melted. Pasta is boiling and sauce bubbling. It smells more…

Stealing our privacy and ruining lives

by Barbara Simpson -- What's your name? Address? Phone and other contact numbers? What's your income? Business interests? Investments? How about that Social Security number – and while we're at it, driver's more…

The wonderful world of legal murder

by Barbara Simpson -- As you read this, Terri Schiavo might be processing. That's the au courant word to use these days. It means dying. Processing means that medical attempts to keep more…

Cupid is a lousy shot

by Barbara Simpson -- They were nothing if not coordinated! The future bride wore bright red and appeared flushed with the excitement of it all – crowds of paparazzi and blinding flashes more…