A visit from the veep

by Rebecca Hagelin -- It's easy to get used to the stream of important visitors who come to the Heritage Foundation nearly every day. Sure, the members of Congress and officials from more…

'The Passion of Christ': 2 films in 1

by Dennis Prager -- Early this past summer, Mel Gibson invited me to see "The Passion," his film on the trial and crucifixion of Jesus. The invitation was significant in that I more…

Freedom and the fires

by -NO AUTHOR- -- What if there are huge fires? What if there are a lot of huge fires? Can a bona fide free society, with its limited government, manage such calamities? more…

Terrorists in California?

by Joseph Farah -- People thought I was crazy when I suggested the D.C. snipers were probably Islamic terrorists. My staff knows I went so far as to name one of the more…

Another hatchet job on 'The Gipper'?

by Doug Powers -- Ronald and Nancy Reagan are about to take another one in the chops from the Hollywood left. CBS has put together what they say is an honest look more…

Rumsfeld's questions

by Ellen Ratner -- I think Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld had a point with his recent leaked memo. Based on the questions he raised – for example, he asked if we more…

Memo to state government: Get out!

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…

In support of Janice Rogers Brown

by Joseph Farah -- I don't usually get too excited about judicial nominations by the Bush administration. But, even a broken clock is right twice a day. Occasionally, even the Bush administration more…

Today's American Minute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- His wife and mother both tragically died on Valentine's Day, 1884. Depressed, he left New York to ranch cattle in the Dakotas. He organized the first voluntary cavalry, more…

Shadows, sex and sorrow

by Vox Day -- I lost a friend during the New York City blackout. We were not especially close – the last I'd seen of her was a year ago, as she more…