Why voting doesn't count

by Ilana Mercer -- Writer Henry Lamb's boosterish gush about voting is typical of the confusion over the democratic process. Mr. Lamb does demonstrate a fleeting understanding of the principles undergirding a more…

Getting past the CNN-spin

by Hugh Hewitt -- I have spent the past five days on the road, radio broadcasting from the Twin Cities and from Denver in an effort to get past the CNN-spin (constant, more…

Fall doesn't mean failing

by Cassandra Walker -- The old adage, "Spring forward, Fall back" reminds me, as we just did, to turn my clocks back the last Sunday in October. It is during this time, more…

The politics of envy

by Walter Williams -- In his Oct. 20, 2002, New York Times Magazine article titled "For Richer: The Disappearing Middle Class," Princeton University economist Professor Paul Krugman wrote, "For the America I more…

The state of American politics, 2002

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In Y2K, George W. Bush became the first man in more than a century to win the White House with fewer votes than his rival. Since his victory, more…

Personal patriotism

by Rebecca Hagelin -- A personal story of patriotism was recounted to me several times during my childhood, although I never got too many details. My mother used the story to explain more…

Democrats in disarray

by David Limbaugh -- Regardless of the actual vote tallies from Tuesday's elections, the big story is that the Democrats are a party in serious disarray. Just look at how the odds more…

Bill Clinton's painful seizure

by Les Kinsolving -- It was reported in the Sept. 16 edition of U.S. News & World Report, together with an unforgettable artist's conception of the former president in eye-bulging pain. But more…

Cheerleaders, put on your gas masks!

by David Hackworth -- Cheered on by a chorus of bloodthirsty TV, radio and newspaper savants – few of whom have ever worn a soldier suit – and equally unqualified politicians also more…