Main scream media in full bias mode

by Larry Elder -- The main scream media strikes again! "High Court Rejects Bush's Claim That He Alone Sets Detainee Rules," read the headline in one of the nation's most important and more…

Misreporting on the economy

by Larry Elder -- Forty-seven percent of Americans, according to a recent poll, believe the economy is doing "badly." Or, as a woman I encountered at a party recently put it, "Bush more…

'I want to go home'

by Larry Elder -- "Whoever goes first, the other comes to live with me," I said to my mom and dad well over 20 years ago. At the time, I expected my more…

Viola – 'America's mom' – 1924-2006

by Larry Elder -- My mom died suddenly, unexpectedly, the morning of June 13. She passed less than a month before her 82nd birthday. My brother Kirk and I often had a more…

Kerry's duplicity

by Larry Elder -- In the wake of the death of al-Qaida's leader in Iraq, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, will Sen. John F. Kerry, D-Mass., soften his irresponsible, hey-don't-blame-me criticism of the war more…

New American idols: 'Intellectual athletes'

by Larry Elder -- "These aren't nerds, they are intellectual athletes. They're all incredibly likable kids that you're rooting for." So spoke ABC's executive vice president for alternative programming, Andrea Wong, on more…

Sen. Boxer not confused by the facts

by Larry Elder -- In the film-noir movie "Key Largo," a scheming Edward G. Robinson brags about manipulating an election by continually "counting votes" – until he reached the proper "outcome." "Yeah," more…

Who thought Iraq had WMD? Most everybody

by Larry Elder -- As Memorial Day approaches, 51 percent of Americans, according to a CNN/USA Today/Gallup poll, think the commander in chief "deliberately misled" us about Iraq and weapons of mass more…

The obscene debate of 'obscene' profits

by Larry Elder -- "What are we gonna do about those obscene oil prices by Bush's oil buddies?" An architect friend told me that a contractor said this to her. While the more…