Snoop Dogg, Miss Piggy and Macy's

by Larry Elder -- The Wall Street Journal recently reported that Calvin Broadus, aka Snoop Doggy Dogg, now sees himself as a mainstream commercial entity. That's right, according to the rapper, who more…

How 'Today' show's Matt Lauer patronized Charlton Heston

by Larry Elder -- Is it me, or does "Today" show's Matt Lauer condescendingly give Republicans-conservatives the old "look-me-in-the-eye" treatment when asking questions? In an interview with President George W. Bush, for more…

Saddam to Bush: Checkmate?

by Larry Elder -- Bush to Hussein: It's not about the inspections, stupid. Before the Iraqi government agreed to "unconditional" inspections, Secretary of State Colin Powell appeared on "Meet the Press." Reportedly more…

U.N. inspections – Clinton vs. Clinton

by Larry Elder -- "We ought to give that inspection thing one more shot." Former President Bill Clinton, on "Larry King Live," recently offered this advice to President George W. Bush. "If more…

It's 'Play ball!' with taxpayer money

by Larry Elder -- "Stop us before we spend again!" Baseball owners, in effect, took this position in the recent game of chicken between baseball players and owners, a showdown that resulted more…

Taxes and Mr. Lieberman

by Larry Elder -- Ed Crane, president of the libertarian think tank Cato Institute, supports term limits. He argues that term limits, among other things, prevent career politicians from becoming entrenched establishment more…

The reparation desperation

by Larry Elder -- "I just might walk up to the nearest white man and say, 'You don't understand this, this is a black thing,' and slap 'em, just for my mental more…

Brazil to U.S.: Send money

by Larry Elder -- United Airlines, to stave off bankruptcy, wants $1.8 billion dollars in federal loan guarantees. With the exception of Southwest Airlines, all major airlines now lose money, with United more…

Free trade vs. "fair" trade

by Larry Elder -- Question: Who believes most in free trade – Democrats or Republicans? The answer might surprise. An Investor's Business Daily poll asked the following question: Should U.S. trade policy more…

The Fast Food III vs. The Whopper

by Larry Elder -- Stop me before I eat again! This explains a recently filed lawsuit against four fast-food restaurant chains: McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and KFC Corporation. A lawyer, seeking to more…