From Corsican caporal to international icon

by Richard Grenier -- In the midst of national confusion over the results of the presidential election, PBS broadcasted a four-hour television documentary on the life and career of Napoleon Bonaparte, a more…

Picking a winner

by Bill Steigerwald -- Um, it's too hard to pick the winner. Both major candidates say pretty much the same things. Both were equally qualified for the job. Both had solid campaign more…

The system's not broken

by David Limbaugh -- I think we better take a deep breath before trying to fashion legislative panaceas for perceived problems with our electoral system. The uncertainty in the Florida election result more…

The heist of the century

by David Kupelian -- "The manual vote recounts being insisted on by Democratic operatives in Palm Beach County, Fla., have been used for over 20 years to steal elections from Republicans, claim more…

Cracking the 'chicken' code

by Judith Reisman -- Editor's note: The following column contains content of a sexual nature that some readers may find objectionable. Those who read our Nov. 14 column, "254 'boy words,'" saw more…

Amazing gridlock, how sweet the grind

by Joel Miller -- While I have to confess my amazement with the circus act being oh-so deftly performed by the elephants and donkeys down in Florida, I can't say I'm terribly more…

While Florida fiddles ...

by Joseph Farah -- Whenever something so totally dominates the news as the election stalemate in Florida has since last week, I always get suspicious about the stories and news developments that more…

In praise of escape

by Stuart Goldman -- Oh man, not another nightmare. They've gotten so bad that I'm actually afraid to go to sleep at night. Most of them seem to involve my mother -- more…

What has Election 2000 taught us?

by Jon Dougherty -- As Texas Gov. George W. Bush and Vice President Al Gore continue to harangue and harass each other over what the meaning of "vote count" is, there are more…

Small men in big pajamas

by Alan W. Bock -- Well, how do you like your democrazy now? Perhaps more important, how do you like having decisions made by a quintessentially political process? And how would you like more…