Hollywood inspects its navel

by Richard Grenier -- Every once in a while, it occurs to folks in Hollywood, in their pursuit of the absurd, that there are few things more absurd than Hollywood itself, so more…

Keeping faith?

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- Recent events prompt the question: Can one savor the idea of government and religious groups teaming up to tackle society's ills without having to swallow the bitter taste more…

Klamath Falls' invisible foe

by Henry Lamb -- Is there any connection between Klamath Falls, Oregon, and the town of LaVerkin, Utah? Very definitely – but few people realize it. The LaVerkin City Council adopted a more…

G8 protesters riot for more funding

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Anti-globalization protesters in Genoa have turned the city into a war zone – something not seen or experienced since World War II. By nightfall on Friday, one was more…

Shameless fiction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The latest Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence (formerly Handgun Control, Inc. or HCI) attack on silver-screen legend and NRA President Charlton Heston crosses all lines of decency. more…

Gary Condit: Moderate, conservative or right-wing?

by Larry Elder -- What is Gary Condit? Ideologically speaking, that is. Representative Condit, D-Calif., reportedly confessed to a romantic affair with missing federal Bureau of Prisons intern Chandra Levy. But the more…

Baggies on bulls?

by Gordon Prather -- Perhaps you wondered why NASA's James Hansen – who, by his congressional testimony more than a decade ago, had set Al Gore off on his jihad against the more…

Arrest the fathers of Oslo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Looking back on the turbulent history of the Jewish people, we see that in almost every generation arose a nation committed to wiping the Jews off the face more…

Traditional methods of raising kids work best

by Jon Dougherty -- Writing in Salon.com on Wednesday, Lawrence Diller, M.D., a 23-year practicing pediatrician, said that parents today want to rely too much on drugs and "self-help" psychobabble to control more…

Ashcroft on gun rights

by Joseph Farah -- WASHINGTON – The Bush administration Justice Department is deserving of some credit for reversing last week a 30-year-old position that there is no constitutional right for individuals to more…