The strange disappearance of the 'L' word

by Larry Elder -- When did Democrats stop calling themselves "liberal"? Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., when asked whether he considered himself a liberal, treated the questioner as if she belonged to the more…

My big fat tax deduction

by Joel Miller -- Overweight Americans who rack up big bills to deal with obesity can now lean on Uncle Sam for a little support because the IRS is allowing battlers of more…

The new face of the lawless left

by Michelle Malkin -- I watched Gavin Newsom, outlaw-in-chief of San Francisco, on "Larry King Live" last week. With his slicked-back hair and silk tie, the 36-year-old mayor is the perfect model more…

Marriage is not discrimination

by Joseph Farah -- Marriage is not discrimination. Marriage is marriage. I don't know why no one in public life seems to be making this argument very effectively. Same-sex marriage proponents suggest more…

Mel Gibson's triumph

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On coming away from a first, full viewing of Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," among the questions that came to mind was: What in heaven's name more…

Lawlessness and civil disobedience

by Hugh Hewitt -- The radical nature of the ongoing confrontation over homosexual marriage is obscured by the subject matter. Gay couples are common in large, urban areas, so their public affection more…

Let's get married

by Walter Williams -- The Massachusetts high court ruled that people of the same sex have a right to be married. San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and County Clerk Nancy Alfaro, in more…

Mel G. and Me

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- OK, it's officially over between me and Mel Gibson – I need to make that completely clear. Even before I saw him alive and in the flesh, running more…