Jethro's ghost

by Mychal Massie -- I once wrote that former president Bill Clinton was Jethro Bodine (of "The Beverly Hillbillies") with a college diploma. In brief, he is a dimorphic self-absorbed hillbilly – more…

Is it Bush vs. Dean?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With an uptick in his approval rating to 56 percent – higher than Reagan at this point in his presidency – George W. Bush seems to have weathered more…

Mr. Bartman goes to Washington?

by Doug Powers -- I feel bad for Steve Bartman, the Cubs fan who tried to snare a ball that outfielder Moises Alou probably would have caught. Fans were furious, police had more…

The transparent truth

by Ellen Ratner -- "People in glass houses should ... always clean their windows." – Ellen Ratner Lately, the Bush administration has put a lot of yakkity-yak on the airwaves about "transparency," more…

What if Terri Schiavo
were a dog?

by Adam McManus -- I just wish Terri Schiavo was a dog. Because then the Humane Society, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and the Animal Planet Channel would swoop in, more…

A matter of life and death

by Joseph Farah -- By the time you read this, Terri Schindler-Schiavo could well be dead – the victim of a court-ordered starvation plan. If you get your news primarily from the more…

Breaking up with Bill

by Vox Day -- While I would not go so far as to say that I regard computers as an absolute necessity in life, I have to admit that if given a more…

'General! Shut your mouth ... Sir!'

by Barbara Simpson -- It's quite amazing, isn't it, this "freedom of speech" that we have. It's guaranteed in the Constitution. You can say anything you want, anywhere – just don't yell more…