Clinton's baaaaack!

by Jane Chastain -- He's baaaaack! The charismatic former president was (choose one) 1. coaxed, 2. cajoled, 3. shamed 4. enticed 5. persuaded 6. sweet-talked or 7. flattered into interrupting his convalescence more…

The Big Daddy candidate

by Jane Chastain -- You undecided voters need to get a grip and decide whether you want a president or a daddy. Perhaps you haven't noticed, but our "Big Brother" government has more…

Why Christians don't vote

by Jane Chastain -- Much has been written about the "religion gap" in politics. Where you spend Sunday mornings offers a reliable clue as to how you will vote on Election Day. more…

No more Mr. Nice Guy

by Jane Chastain -- The president of the United States is infected with a classic Republican disease: terminal niceness. While most of his colleagues in Congress are expected survive the next election, more…

Rather's 'sorry' ... Is that all?

by Jane Chastain -- On Monday, CBS News Anchor Dan Rather finally admitted that the network could not authenticate the documents he aired on "60 Minutes Wednesday" to impugn President Bush's record more…

Don't throw the bums out: Burn them at the stake!

by Jane Chastain -- Angst over the shoddy performance of congressional representatives often leads to cries of "Throw the bums out!" But, alas, when confronted with that opportunity in the voting booth, more…

Vietnam matters!

by Jane Chastain -- Many say what happened in the lives of Bush and Kerry during the Vietnam era is not important. It's time to move on. Not so fast! What happened more…

Bush abandons base on homosexuality

by Jane Chastain -- President George W. Bush may have unwittingly given homosexual activists just the boost they need to get state governments to pass domestic partnership laws, which put gay unions more…

Battle over sensitivity

by Jane Chastain -- When John Kerry spoke at the Unity 2004 conference and said he would fight a "more thoughtful" and "more sensitive" war on terror, he left himself wide open more…