Chavez: Sailing under false colors

by Casey Brooks -- Every now and then, one of my children will take off and sail under false colors. This typically occurs at moments of inquiry, where I am the one more…

Less power to ya?

by Casey Brooks -- If you asked the folks in Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma who have been without power for over a week now if they're worried about global warming, the only more…

Closing Clinton's curtain

by Casey Brooks -- The days are waning on the Clinton administration, and the only thing that could make it better is if the days would wane just a little bit faster. more…

Christmas in America

by Casey Brooks -- Who would've thought that in the year 2000 of our Lord, in the United States of America, that the celebration of Christmas would slowly be reduced to a more…

Swan song for Democrats

by Casey Brooks -- It's reassuring to know that seven of nine of our U.S. Supreme Court Justices have adhered to the rule of law and have not allowed ideology to infiltrate more…

Securing freedom for the future

by Casey Brooks -- This is America, where, were it not for that little matter of holding elections and counting votes, Al Gore could very well be on his way to the more…

Al Gore's temper tantrum

by Casey Brooks -- Does anyone get the sense in this fallout of our post-election explosion that Al Gore and company will not be going quietly into that good night? That every more…

Will of the court

by Casey Brooks -- "Twenty-five years ago, this court commented that the will of the people, not a hyper-technical reliance upon statutory provisions, should be our guiding principle in election cases. We more…

'Which way to doom?'

by Casey Brooks -- I keep thinking about this riddle from years ago, something about traveling through a land where half the people always tell the truth and the other half always more…

Fraud's the ticket

by Casey Brooks -- A thief thinks everyone steals. In poll after poll during the presidential campaign, the universal concern voiced among voters was not Social Security, education reform or prescription drugs. more…