Why Amazon won't SWAT team your house

by John Stossel -- Scarlett Johansson left nude photos of herself on her computer. A hacker grabbed them and sent them to gossip websites. A Pennsylvania high school issued laptop computers to more…

Earth Daze

by John Stossel -- "The heavens reek, the waters below are foul ... we are in a crisis of survival." That's how Walter Cronkite and CBS hyped the first Earth Day, back more…

The manipulative maze of taxes

by John Stossel -- It's tax time. I'm too scared to do my taxes. I'm sure I'll get something wrong and my enemies in government will persecute – no, I mean prosecute more…

Gambling and government

by John Stossel -- Did you fill out a March Madness bracket this year? In many states, if you put money in a pool, that's illegal! The NCAA website warns, "Fans should more…

Bullies rule

by John Stossel -- We're told government protects us, but protectors quickly become bullies. Take the Food and Drug Administration. It seems like the most helpful part of government: It supervises testing more…

Spring clean government

by John Stossel -- Spring cleaning is a healthy tradition. If only politicians did it! They don't. When Barack Obama ran for president, he promised to clean house: "I'm not a Democrat more…

'War on women' idiocy

by John Stossel -- You've probably heard that Democratic Party leaders decided that a way to win votes this November is to shout loudly that Republicans wage "war on women." Politico calls more…

Budget baloney

by John Stossel -- This week, President Barack Obama proposed "a budget that will create new jobs in manufacturing and energy and innovation and infrastructure, and we'll pay for every dime of more…

Hey, O'Reilly: Chill out, you old codger

by John Stossel -- America's most popular cable news host is upset. "Marijuana use, video games and texting (are) creating major social problems," says Bill O'Reilly. "This is an epidemic that will more…

Students for Liberty

by John Stossel -- On Saturday, some 1,500 students from all over the world gathered to discuss freedom at the Students for Liberty Conference in Washington, D.C. Economist Donald Boudreaux showed the more…