Bush sucks up to NEA

by Debbie Schlussel -- Some readers may find the content of this column objectionable, as it deals with federally funding sexually explicit art.Remember Karen Finley? She's the "performance artist" who smeared her more…

Heavyweight problem

by Linda Bowles -- A recent report from the RAND institute in Santa Monica, Calif., found that obese adults have more chronic health problems than smokers, heavy drinkers and those who live more…

Bushwhacking young boozers

by Joel Miller -- If the recent brouhaha with the presidential progeny proves anything, it's that Americans are boobs when it comes to booze. Nabbed May 29 after trying to procure proscribed more…

It's called leadership

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- During the inaugural European trip of his presidency this week, George W. Bush will receive a baptism of fire on his top national security priority – missile defense. more…

The citizen terrorist

by J.R. Nyquist -- At approximately 9:02 a.m. on April 19, 1995, the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City was gutted by a massive explosion. On that day 168 people died. more…

Time says viva los border jumpers

by Don Feder -- "Welcome to Amexica," reads the cover of the June 11 Time Magazine. "The border is vanishing before our eyes, creating a new world for all of us." Viva more…

Raise the educational bar

by Geoff Metcalf -- Excellence used to be encouraged, sought after and acknowledged. Once upon a time the fastest runner, best athlete and smartest students were recognized for their achievements. Excellence requires more…

Do we really have to die first?

by Barbara Simpson -- Holy you know what! I thought I was the only one, but now I know the truth! Those incredibly bright headlights blinding me in nighttime traffic are not more…