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…

Responsible gun ownership

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- Although the eyes of the nation during the past week have been focused on Florida and the final outcome of the presidential race, criminals have focused on finding more…

'Which way to doom?'

by Casey Brooks -- I keep thinking about this riddle from years ago, something about traveling through a land where half the people always tell the truth and the other half always more…

Electoral votes for hire?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I am a presidential elector pledged to George W. Bush, and I am expecting a phone call from the Gore campaign. Ken Clark, presidential elector from Texas If more…

Academic freedom in Canada

by Joseph Farah -- I know. I know. You don't want to read anything that's not election related. "Why is Farah wasting our time writing about academic freedom in Canada, of all more…

Electing from the bench

by Thomas Jipping -- There's nothing like personal experience to strengthen one's resolve, to turn a principle into a conviction. On Nov. 14, Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis rewrote Florida's election more…

The election: Hanging by a chad

by Larry Elder -- "The Election Crisis" screamed the New York Times full-page ad. "The outcome of last Tuesday's election," began the ad, "is threatening to produce a constitutional crisis. This threat more…