Gingrich and climate change

by Jane Chastain -- "Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get." Mark Twain Does a leopard change its spots? Does a tiger change its stripes? Newt Gingrich is what more…

Need a little Christmas?

by Jane Chastain -- Christmas is, without a doubt, the happiest holiday of the year. The hustle and bustle, the decorations, the lights, the parties, the holiday cheer usually bring a smile more…

Obama's unwanted Christmas gift to America

by Jane Chastain -- Ronald Reagan correctly stated that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are "I'm from the government and I'm here to help." The very last thing more…

Democratic bribery!

by Jane Chastain -- What is your price, the price you would take to sell out your country? What price would you take to sell out your children? What price would you more…

Herman Cain is toast!

by Jane Chastain -- As a presidential candidate, Herman Cain is done. He is toast! In the past, I and many others gave him the benefit of doubt. The sexual harassment claims more…

Thanksgiving and the welfare state

by Jane Chastain -- Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time to count our blessings and thank God for them. For the early pilgrims, these blessings were simple and few. The first thanksgiving celebrated more…

We the people are suckers

by Jane Chastain -- One of the most familiar comic strips in history has Peanuts character Lucy holding the football for gullible Charlie Brown. It has been repeated again and again. We more…

What are the odds?

by Jane Chastain -- As a former sportscaster, I am somewhat familiar with how the oddsmakers gather statistics to make sure the spread on various sporting events is even. You simply cannot more…

Yes he Ca(i)n

by Jane Chastain -- Georgia businessman Herman Cain is at or near the top of every poll of GOP presidential candidates, yet political pundits continue to dismiss his chances of winning the more…