Jesus dishes up indigestion ... as usual

by Ellen Makkai -- If Jesus is the Prince of Peace, why does hell break loose at the mention of his name? With food-fight intensity, comments fly at the A&W Restaurant in more…

Why does color make it right?

by Mychal Massie -- I have a few questions for you:    What if you were a black consumer who stopped in a Dollar General store while driving through South Bethlehem, Pa.? more…

Syria

by Ellen Ratner -- I just returned from Syria, second on the list of the neocon's "Usual Suspect Hit List," after Iran. Syria has not yet been formally designated as a spoke more…

Bidding fair

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

Has Howard Dean's ox been Gored?

by Doug Powers -- Al Gore stunned a lot of people recently, and this time not simply by displaying some inflection in his voice. The former veep and presidential candidate took a more…

Bring back the Pony Express!

by Barbara Simpson -- Live dangerously? Mail a letter. Be more daring ... expect it to arrive at its destination! I took that risk today. I mailed some bill payments and Christmas more…

How to teach your child to read

by Vox Day -- An estimated 22 percent of Americans are considered functionally illiterate. SAT scores have dropped so low that the test was rejiggered. Huge percentages of children are failing the more…

A time to celebrate

by Joseph Farah -- Every freedom-loving, peace-loving person in the world has a reason to celebrate the capture of Saddam Hussein – a man who has, perhaps, killed more human beings than more…

Kidnapping, slow murder and propaganda

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Some of you may have seen the story I wrote up for Men's News Daily on what amounts to "snuff" films already distributed by Islamist groups. The least more…