Congress gets freezer burn

by Doug Powers -- The raid on the office of Rep. William Jefferson has the nerves of Congress rattling like maracas in hyper hands. First, the Louisiana Democrat was videotaped accepting a more…

Muttering madman Murtha

by Craig R. Smith -- Take away a child's innocence and liberal judges and lawyers want to understand what caused you to do it. Was it your mother's fault for not breast-feeding you? more…

It's all Greek to me

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

Senators grant themselves amnesty

by Rusty Humphries -- Let's stop playing games! Is the path to citizenship, as laid out by the Senate, amnesty or not? What if our illegal friends pay fines, pay back taxes, more…

Iranian crisis resolved

by Gordon Prather -- Secretary of State Condi Rice issued an ultimatum to Iran last week to give up "the pursuit of nuclear weapons." Meanwhile, the Arab League, the Gulf Cooperation Council more…

'Cars': Family-friendly all the way

by Ted Baehr -- "Cars" wins hands down the checkered flag for a great premiere at the No. 1 NASCAR speedway in Charlotte, N.C., and for even better interviews with the cast, more…

How well Limbaugh took the needle

by Les Kinsolving -- Rush Limbaugh's first Maryland affiliate station was WCBM Baltimore, where I have had the honor of being a talk-radio host for 18 years. After Limbaugh had been on more…

The unacceptable speech

by Joseph Farah -- Imagine what one might have to say in a commencement speech in 2006 that would require an apology. Imagine what one might have to say in a university more…

Al Gore's hellfire and damnation

by Henry Lamb -- Most people on the planet believe in some form of an afterlife. Religion is the term that embraces the theology that sets forth the process through which mere more…