Elementary announces janitor sex-switch

by Drew Zahn -- An elementary school in Oxford, Mass., has sent a letter to parents announcing that the night janitor who finished the last school year as a man would begin more…

News bailouts threaten freedom of press

by Drew Zahn -- Floundering media and news conglomerates have expressed interest in accepting government bailout money, leading some to object, arguing that strings attached to federal funds will subvert our nation's more…

White House grabs 2010 census power

by Drew Zahn -- In a move with major political implications for voting, districting and representation in future elections, the Obama administration has demanded oversight of the 2010 U.S. census. The move more…

White House, ABC in cahoots?

by Drew Zahn -- ABC's George Stephanopoulos Revelations that ABC's George Stephanopoulos conducts a teleconference each morning with Democratic strategists have erupted in charges that the journalist is colluding with the Obama more…

Dog bleeds to death from ID chipping

by Drew Zahn -- Charlie Brown A couple in California, required by law to have their dog implanted with a microchip in order to take him camping, swallowed their objections … and more…

Is there sinister plot to squelch talk radio?

by Drew Zahn -- Despite the absence of any action pending to re-enact the so-called "Fairness Doctrine," congressional Republicans have nonetheless introduced legislation to prevent its passage, insisting that Democrats are advancing more…

Is the Bible to blame for trashing Earth?

by Drew Zahn -- Sir David Attenborough In promoting a new special that commemorates the 200th birthday of Charles Darwin, one of television's most popular and enduring naturalists has declared that the more…

Obama crosses Pelosi on contraception spending

by Drew Zahn -- Shortly after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tried to defend family planning services as beneficial to the economy, President Obama has appealed to Democrats to strike $200 million in more…

California prepares to stop paying bills

by Drew Zahn -- California State Controller John Chiang The state of California has run out of money. Facing a $42 billion budget deficit, State Controller John Chiang told the Sacramento Bee more…