Sarkozy gets it!

by Barbara Simpson -- Nicolas Sarkozy, president of France It's been a long time – if ever – that a political speech brought me to tears. And just in time for Veterans more…

It's the economy, stupid

by Ellen Ratner -- In three short months, the country will be graced (cursed?) with a Republican and a Democratic candidate for president. Sure the race will still technically be in primary more…

When Ronald Reagan rolled in his grave

by Chuck Norris -- This past week a few conservative Christian leaders prompted political pundits to either swallow their tongue in shock or rejoice in a victory dance. Wrote one reporter, "Wednesday's more…

How to limit home ownership for the poor

by Star Parker -- The Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 has passed out of Chairman Barney Frank's House Financial Services Committee. It's now headed to the full House for more…

Fablevision

by Pat Boone -- You remember the story of "The Emperor's New Clothes," don't you? The old guy himself was such a pompous fool that his tailors convinced him they had created more…

Hefner's bunny on a Trojan horse

by Judith Reisman -- Can important lessons still be learned from history and cherished Greek mythology? In 1184 B.C., Sinon, a Greek spy, tricked the Trojan leaders into bringing Ulysses' wooden horse more…

9/11 finger pointers

by Mason and Felder -- Every time the subject of 9/11 comes up, the sunshine soldiers and summer patriots of the "could've, would've and should've" school of criticism lecture us about all of more…

When 'voluntary' means 'mandatory'

by Henry Lamb -- When the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced its new National Animal Identification System in 2005, it was scheduled to become mandatory in three phases: property registration by 2007; more…