The 'it can't happen here' syndrome

by Patrice Lewis -- Here is a short quiz for you. Ready? What's the current situation with Lindsay Lohan's rehab? Who won the latest "Dancing With the Stars"? Name five celebrities with more…

'A good and just god does not punish'

by Patrice Lewis -- Some time ago on the WND forums, I saw a comment that read exactly as follows: "A good and just god does not punish." Oh really. Needless to more…

Without chaos, government has no future

by Patrice Lewis -- I once read a line in Arthur C. Clark's "2001: A Space Odyssey" as follows: "The newspapers of Utopia … would be terribly dull." The context of this more…

The world owes us a living

by Patrice Lewis -- Recently I saw an old Disney cartoon from 1934 (the midst of the Great Depression) featuring a rendition of Aesop's famous tale "The Grasshopper and the Ants." The more…

Californicating our nation

by Patrice Lewis -- You've probably seen the list making its rounds on the Internet, to wit: If a conservative doesn't like guns, he doesn't buy one. If a liberal doesn't like more…

Not man enough? Buy a gun

by Patrice Lewis -- Of all the ridiculous and underhanded tactics progressives are using to convince Americans we don't need firearms, once of the silliest is exemplified in an opinion piece from more…

Brainwashing is the job of parents, not schools

by Patrice Lewis -- As homeschooling parents, my husband and I often find ourselves the target of self-appointed critics who take exception to our militant insistence that our children are best educated more…

Gun-rights supporter? Now you're crazy

by Patrice Lewis -- My husband and I are pretty ordinary people. We have a solid marriage. We have two terrific kids. We're healthy. We're happy and stable. Nothing dysfunctional about our more…