The temperature is rising

by Pat Boone -- There's a fever abroad in the land. It's viral. It's heating up. And it's definitely contagious. The upcoming election may be like lancing a boil. It won't necessarily more…

Quotes to consider before Nov. 2

by Pat Boone -- As we draw ever nearer to one of the most crucial elections in this nation's history, I find myself pondering how we came to such an enormous divide more…

Good news about good news

by Pat Boone -- I need some good news. Don't you? I mean, with all the breakdowns and bailouts and foreclosures and jobless numbers and trillions of dollars in national debt, with more…

Gutter TV

by Pat Boone -- Editor's note: The following column deals with graphic movie themes and may be offensive to some readers. Friend, do you watch much TV lately? Are you aware of more…

My 1st tea party

by Pat Boone -- On March 6, 2009, in this space, I called for "a new American tea party." This weekend I helped organize and will host my first one, right here more…

America's priority No. 1

by Pat Boone -- We've got so many problems in our country today, it's hard to say which ones are most important. I'm reminded of the vaudeville performer who tries to keep more…

We've got to focus on basics now

by Pat Boone -- I was just 7 years old on Dec. 7, 1941. That was the day the Japanese, now our good friends, attacked Pearl Harbor. I was riding in the more…

We the people will be heard!

by Pat Boone -- As I write this, we are at a turning point in the history of America. This weekend a convocation has been called at the foot of the Lincoln more…

The mosque at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue

by Pat Boone -- This isn't easy to write. It's not fun to say. It's virtually unthinkable to realize and acknowledge. While the controversy still rises and rages on, around the proposed more…