Welcome to the state of Permanent Offendus

by Craige McMillan -- Did you know that the United States is actually composed of 51 states? I was surprised too, but recent news reports confirm it. More Americans live in the more…

Dead donkey walking

by Craige McMillan -- As I wrote last week, describing the credibility implosion at the New York Times, the political left lives in a fantasy world of its own making. On 9-11, more…

N.Y. Times' problem never was Jayson Blair

by Craige McMillan -- The orgy of hand-wringing among the "Old Media" over Jayson Blair and what he did to the New York Times is amusing, but misses the point. The "problem" more…

Modern virtue

by Craige McMillan -- Editor's note: Craige McMillan has been known to engage in satire while in pursuit of the truth.With the recent stumbles of America's virtue virtuoso in Las Vegas gambling more…

Immigration, race and freedom

by Craige McMillan -- "Perhaps the most pernicious feature of real oppression is that it is always, in itself, an argument that others should be responsible. So when it ends, a new more…

Time to choose sides?

by Craige McMillan -- Increasingly, the world is engaged in choosing sides. I see it in the harsh tone of today's political and religious dialog (a charitable description), the sharper and more more…

The news tyrants

by Craige McMillan -- For over a decade, many of us have been telling our fellow citizens that something is desperately wrong with the American news media. "Liberal bias" among reporters and more…

Columbia's Mogadishu?

by Craige McMillan -- It's a good thing that Gen. Tommy Franks and not the Republicans in Congress are running the war effort in Iraq. Left to the Republican leadership in Congress, more…

The other war

by Craige McMillan -- War is the end result of a nation pursuing liberal fantasies. America's brave young soldiers may be wounded or killed on the Iraqi battlefield, but the vehicles that more…