How Mel Gibson won the American revolution

by Richard Grenier -- At the outbreak of the American Revolution, Benjamin Martin (Mel Gibson) is at home on his South Carolina plantation building a rocking chair. A dispatch rider arrives with more…

PETA puts parody in jeopardy

by Joel Miller -- When thinking of the judiciary in terms of color, most people envision august hues reflecting all the honor and majesty usually associated with the third branch of government: more…

Politically correct 'R' U.S.

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- The Bill of Rights is a powerful document. It acknowledges that there are certain rights that belong to the individual: freedom of speech, freedom to worship or not more…

Environmentalist update

by Walter Williams -- Most of what the radical environmentalists preach is wrong or exaggerated, and sometimes it's simply outright lies. Methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) is a gasoline oxygenate that the U.S. more…

The two-faced Supreme Court

by Joseph Farah -- It was big news Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court voted in a 6-3 ruling that government schools could not legally allow prayer before public events such as more…

Rosie prospects for gun owners?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- On the June 7 broadcast of NBC's "Today" show TV talk show host Rosie O'Donnell was questioned about news reports that a security guard for her children had more…

Bill Clinton's national security comedy act

by Charles Smith -- The recent loss of nuclear weapon secrets at Los Alamos shows exactly how far we have come under President Clinton. Much like Hillary Clinton's billing records from the more…

Saving rights to lose them

by Jon Dougherty -- Two reports published on Tuesday ought to give every American -- left, right, middle -- pause. Both advocate that the government's solution to any crisis facing this nation more…

Dads in space

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My father, the U.S. Army Signal Corps electronics engineer who worked on wartime radar to keep our country safe from its enemies, might have loved to be the more…

Holy Toledo!

by Joseph Farah -- One of the late Danny Thomas' favorite expressions of exasperation was "Holy Toledo!" I have no idea what it was supposed to mean -- or the derivation of more…