Goodbye, Columbus

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In 1492, "Columbus sailed the ocean blue" and discovered the New World. And Oct. 12 was once a celebrated holiday in America. School children in the earliest grades more…

How to stop beheadings of Western prisoners

by Les Kinsolving -- Toward the end of the U.S. Civil War, Union Gen. George Armstrong Custer began a series of executions of Confederate prisoners of war, who had been captured from more…

Don't 'vote for the candidate'

by Dennis Prager -- There is a noble-sounding attitude many Americans hold regarding whom they vote for. "I vote for the candidate," they say. It sure sounds good. Voting for the best more…

Open border: Not just a 'jobs' problem

by Phyllis Schlafly -- Americans against amnesty are not only worried about unemployed Mexicans crossing our southern border illegally to take U.S. jobs. More than ever, we need the fence Congress voted more…

How data overload blurs Gospel's message

by David Limbaugh -- I've always felt as if I've known renowned Christian apologist Josh McDowell through his many excellent books, but I finally got to meet him in the flesh, and more…

What can we learn from Steven Collins?

by Ted Baehr -- Note: David Outten contributed to this column. Steven Collins, winner of the 1998 Grace Prize for his role as pastor Eric Camden in "7th Heaven," has reportedly confessed more…

2 things women want that Dems can't offer

by Gina Loudon -- The most terrifying thing to Democrats right now is a hard-working, independent provider. That is simultaneously the thing that is the most attractive to 90 percent of women more…

Fleet Week, the USS Constellation and Me

by Barbara Simpson -- This weekend, the San Francisco Bay area is celebrating Fleet Week again. Yeah! It was canceled last year because the government had money problems – the sequestration and more…

A tale of 2 news stories

by Pamela Geller -- Who, in your considered opinion, is more threatening? A "disgruntled employee" or a "notorious flame-thrower," a "controversial firebrand blogger" who is behind an "incendiary ad campaign"? Geller is a more…

How your life could change in 3 weeks

by Ben Kinchlow -- Something with potential for good or evil is rushing down upon us, to be followed in two years by something with equal potential for good or evil. No, more…