Who hires and fires around here?

by Pat Boone -- Who tells the boss whom he can hire and fire? Other employees? Is it that way where you work? Maybe, if you're a member of Congress, or are more…

Congressional extortionists

by Pat Boone -- The state trooper flashed his lights and forced the speeding car to the curb. As he approached the driver window, he found it already open and a frantic more…

It's not true … so quit sayin' it!

by Pat Boone -- It's said to be Nazi propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels or Hitler himself who said, "If you tell a lie often enough, people will believe it." Certain huge whoppers more…

Could the tide be turning?

by Pat Boone -- In this space, over the last year or so, I've found myself complaining about a lot of things. Things that indicate America is losing its bearings, or that more…

Anybody want some Kool-Aid?

by Pat Boone -- Please forgive me for a macabre analogy, but the times and our current situation call for it. Surely most of us remember (how could we forget?) the horrible more…

Will you pass the pork?

by Pat Boone -- Have you heard the latest version of the old fairy tale? The one about the Three Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf? Yelled the menacing wolf, "Open more…

Are we ignorant, uncaring – or gutless?

by Pat Boone -- Well, the 2008 presidential campaign seems to be swinging into high gear already – and it's only February 2007! Hillary, Giuliani, Obama, Dodd, Romney, McCain, Kucinich and a more…

Please, some good news

by Pat Boone -- To my surprise, I found myself agreeing with Rosie O'Donnell a couple of days ago! On the morning TV show from which she launched her attack on Donald more…

Poor Darwin's false religion

by Pat Boone -- There it was, glinting in the sand, something catching the searing sub-Saharan sun. The half conscious, desperately thirsty British airman first thought he was hallucinating. As he staggered more…