Sane, scientific facts about global warming

by Pat Boone -- In just days from now, our president will be in Copenhagen with a large group of influential people from around the world, discussing what immediate and long-term measures more…

Bring our troops home, Part 2

by Pat Boone -- I received an amazing response to my last column, in which I called loudly for the president – trying desperately to decide what to do in his newfound more…

Let's bring the boys home now

by Pat Boone -- As I try to do every Veterans and Memorial Day, I spent some time Wednesday walking among the grave markers in the vast, beautiful but somber Veteran's Cemetery more…

Stonewall transparency

by Pat Boone -- Let's see. I seem to remember a declarative, emphatic promise from candidate Barack Obama, something about "a new transparency in government." Yes, and a resounding, fervent promise by more…

Needed: A tenting of the White House

by Pat Boone -- In time, it seems to happen to all older houses, no matter how well tended they may be. All manner of parasites, vermin, roaches, rats, worms and termites more…

An insightful twist on the alien invasion

by Pat Boone -- Friend, I enjoy writing these weekly columns, and I especially enjoy the mounting response I've been getting, mostly positive. I even appreciate the negative ones and disagreements as more…

Is the 1st Amendment still relevant?

by Pat Boone -- Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the more…

Ignorance: A death sentence

by Pat Boone -- I've been writing these weekly columns four years now. I don't get paid, and that's not even a consideration. It's a privilege to mount this soap box and more…

A call to arms

by Pat Boone -- It was just before dawn. Close to a million people stood silently at attention, waiting for the signal. Looming above them in the dissipating darkness was a thick more…

False alarms

by Pat Boone -- Remember "Y2K"? The growing angst, eventually near panic, the predictions that at the stroke of midnight, 1999, every computer and digital device in the world would self-destruct? Like more…