Enron and the decade of phoniness

by Craige McMillan -- If we were allowed just one word to describe the Enron debacle, what would yours be? Mine would be "phony." Phony profits, phony management, phony oversight, phony audits more…

Olympic gold

by Craige McMillan -- Why do you watch the Olympics? I'm not a sports fan – and I rarely watch television – but I do confess to watching the Olympics in Salt more…

'Bully' for you

by Craige McMillan -- There's a new groundswell of political "compassion" from the left: Bullying bills are flooding state legislatures. Proponents argue these will prevent schoolchildren being mean to one another, ostracizing more…

Is the left fit to govern?

by Craige McMillan -- Have you noticed a double-standard when it comes to citizens dealing with their government? I'm thinking of farmers in the Klamath Basin in Oregon – and bureaucrats at more…

Carry on

by Craige McMillan -- "Let him who does wrong continue to do wrong; let him who is vile continue to be vile; let him who does right continue to do right; and more…

Murder: Is it all relative?

by Craige McMillan -- I'm still waiting. Christian Michael Longo has been captured by the FBI, the object of a massive manhunt after allegedly murdering his three small children and their mother, more…

Sleeping with the enemy

by Craige McMillan -- A sleeper apparatus is an underground group whose most important duty is to do nothing at all. Its first function is to exist without detection … It is more…

Craving approval

by Craige McMillan -- Wartime changes the way we view the world. For many Americans, Sept. 11 was their first inkling that America had enemies in the world. For others, it was more…

New beginnings

by Craige McMillan -- It suits me that Christmas and the New Year are so close together. Christmas is God's gift to the world of a second chance: a new opportunity for more…