Lou Dobbs to outsourcing: Drop dead

by Larry Elder -- Where does it say somebody owes you a job? Sure, for most of us, this seems self-evident. But how else do you explain people like CNN's Lou Dobbs? more…

Congratulations, Jamie Foxx!

by Larry Elder -- Actor-comedian-musician Jamie Foxx won an Oscar for his extraordinary performance in the movie, "Ray." Foxx also received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in more…

'60 Minutes' wacky piece on black-white adoptions

by Larry Elder -- "60 Minutes" strikes again. Earlier this month, the program broadcast a segment on international, "transracial" (black-white) adoptions involving American-born babies. It turns out, according to "60 Minutes," a more…

Bush's budget – the welfare state lives

by Larry Elder -- Get ready for the interest groups and beneficiaries to squeal, scream, cry and ultimately demean. The issue? Why, President George W. Bush's "lean" 2006 budget. Americans want their more…

Rev. Al turns to chicken-ism

by Larry Elder -- Taking a break from the battle against racism, former Democratic presidential candidate and "civil rights activist" Rev. Al Sharpton recently announced a new mission – fighting chicken-ism. In more…

Iraq and the fire of freedom

by Larry Elder -- The following euphoria was brought to you by President George W. Bush. Remember the London Daily Mirror headline – "How Can 59,054,087 People Be So Dumb?" The New more…

The fire of freedom

by Larry Elder -- President George W. Bush's historic second inaugural speech sparked an all-too-predictable reaction. The president failed to "reach out" and "heal our divisions." "His first priority is clearly the more…

Dems to America: You're too stupid to invest

by Larry Elder -- Democrats to the American people: You're too stupid to manage your own money. Former Democratic vice-presidential contender Geraldine Ferraro inadvertently revealed the real reason behind Democrats' resistance to more…

The race card – 2005

by Larry Elder -- The Democratic Party continues to play the race card for political gain. The Rev. Jesse Jackson steamed into Ohio, the so-called battleground state that went for Bush, claiming more…

America the stingy

by Larry Elder -- "It is beyond me ... why are we so stingy, really," said U.N. Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Jan Egeland, after the tsunami in southern Asia. "... Christmastime should more…