Gibson's preacher tells no lies

by Chuck Baldwin -- There is plenty for liberals to rail against in Mel Gibson's new movie, "The Patriot," including youngsters taking up arms to defend their family, black people performing plantation more…

Tripping over words

by Geoff Metcalf -- Jeff Jacoby, the brilliant conservative columnist for the Boston Globe was recently pilloried by Globe executives for having used (and corrected) public domain historical observations about the fate more…

Things fall apart

by J.R. Nyquist -- In his poem, "The Second Coming," William Butler Yeats describes the circumstances surrounding the arrival of the Antichrist. He writes of a blood-dimmed tide which drowns the "ceremony more…

Investigating the old media

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- As I approached the E. Barrett Prettyman United States Court House steps Thursday, I was taken aback by the gaggle of network TV cameras staked out more…

Clinton and Vietnam

by Jon Dougherty -- Perhaps it is a fitting end to an era of animosity between the U.S. and Vietnam for President Bill Clinton to oversee the "improvement in trade and other more…

The boys on the tracks

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- One August 1987 morning after Linda Ives gave her 17-year-old son Kevin permission to spend the night with his best friend Don Henry, sheriff's deputies tell her the more…

It's not the economy, stupid!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON -- One of my sons' favorite singers is Weird Al Yankovic. Weird Al sings those rock song parodies like "Eat It" and "It's All About the Pentiums," more…

Trouble under the 'big tent'

by Jerry Falwell -- With a growing number of its high-profile leaders embracing pro-choice policies, the Republican Party is maintaining an increasingly fragile support base of pro-life Americans. This became unmistakably evident more…

Fueling the plutonium dump

by Gordon Prather -- You were probably tremendously impressed by the media reports of President Clinton's fancy footwork and smooth talking in getting President Putin at the recent Moscow summit to agree more…

Yakkity yak, don't talk smack

by Joel Miller -- I think someone in Congress forgot to fill out an order form for toilet paper. Those yahoos on Capitol Hill keep using the Bill of Rights instead. The more…