Those 'unknown' Democrats

by Joseph Farah -- I keep hearing about how the biggest problem the nine Democratic presidential candidates have is they are "unknown" to the American people. There's no question about it. They more…

Have vest, will loan

by David Hackworth -- My British-made bulletproof Tetranike vest served me well in the badlands of ex-Yugoslavia, Somalia and Latin America back in my days as a war correspondent – that is, more…

Jethro's ghost

by Mychal Massie -- I once wrote that former president Bill Clinton was Jethro Bodine (of "The Beverly Hillbillies") with a college diploma. In brief, he is a dimorphic self-absorbed hillbilly – more…

Set these letters free!

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns contain satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to tell more…

Is it Bush vs. Dean?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With an uptick in his approval rating to 56 percent – higher than Reagan at this point in his presidency – George W. Bush seems to have weathered more…

Mr. Bartman goes to Washington?

by Doug Powers -- I feel bad for Steve Bartman, the Cubs fan who tried to snare a ball that outfielder Moises Alou probably would have caught. Fans were furious, police had more…

The transparent truth

by Ellen Ratner -- "People in glass houses should ... always clean their windows." – Ellen Ratner Lately, the Bush administration has put a lot of yakkity-yak on the airwaves about "transparency," more…

What if Terri Schiavo
were a dog?

by Adam McManus -- I just wish Terri Schiavo was a dog. Because then the Humane Society, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and the Animal Planet Channel would swoop in, more…