What does it take to become a despot?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4111211" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Baron de Montesquieu[/caption] "Society ... must repose on principles that do not change" – wrote Montesquieu in Book 24 of "The Spirit of the more…

Toothache

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

His term was small but his warnings were big

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2927814" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William Henry Harrison[/caption] "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" was the campaign slogan of ninth president William Henry Harrison, born Feb. 9, 1773. Harrison was an more…

Archaeologists announce new Dead Sea Scrolls discovery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4120821" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Entrance to Dead Sea Scrolls Cave 12 (Photo: Casey L. Olson and Oren Gutfeld)[/caption] It hasn't happened since 1956, but Israeli archaeologists are announcing more…