For all you moms out there

by Casey Brooks -- This column is to the mothers who take their children to work everyday. It's to every mother who commutes 365 mornings a year from the bedroom to the more…

Friend or foe?

by Casey Brooks -- One of the definitions of a friend is "one who is not hostile." There are other definitions, of course, such as "attachment to one by respect or affection," more…

Tax-cut prospects

by Casey Brooks -- They're still frothing at the mouth over Bush's tax cut plan. By the sound of it, according to the compassionate Democrats, if the stupid Republicans manage to push more…

Party of the little people

by Casey Brooks -- I don't know California Gov. Gray Davis, but I submit the man does not have a clue. Yesterday, he blamed the most recent spate of California's rolling blackouts more…

Dems scaremonger Bush tax cuts

by Casey Brooks -- After listening to House minority leader Dick "Too Good To Be True" Gephardt speak against President Bush's tax-cut plan, I think I finally understand how the people of more…

Nothing 'gay' about bigotry

by Casey Brooks -- I don't wear Levi's anymore. And I don't drink Coors beer, attend the Episcopal Church or patronize Disney. I used to enjoy listening to Melissa Etheridge, until it more…

Communism, the AIDS of ideologies

by Casey Brooks -- Back in 1989, when the Berlin Wall fell, I was watching the news broadcast covering the event with my father when I asked him, "Do you think it's more…

Taxes at the tank

by Casey Brooks -- And now for the latest in the fuel crunch: An e-mail is floating around in cyberspace soliciting a boycott of two major oil companies to see if we more…

Feel-good idiots

by Casey Brooks -- A few months ago, there was a list floating around outlining how to be a good liberal. The one I received had 15 points outlining the views one more…

Legislating feelings

by Casey Brooks -- I've never been an advocate of hate-crime legislation. One of the reasons I oppose the idea is because it seems to me that, in order to determine if more…