Boozer Arms: Some sobering thoughts

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- By now, you're probably painfully aware the city of Seattle plans to build an $11 million downtown apartment house for drunks, reportedly offering tax-funded food, services and a more…

Born-again president nutcases

by Michael Evans -- There are two anniversaries this week (Jan. 20 and 21) that a great number of Christians in America will grieve over. These anniversaries are the inaugurations of Clinton more…

Did King mean what they now say?

by Mychal Massie -- With the ever present cacophony of shrill orthopterans – who pervert Martin Luther King's call for the same unencumbered opportunity for blacks as for whites to one of more…

The USS Liberty revisited

by Les Kinsolving -- WASHINGTON – A State Department panel discussion of the 1967 case of the USS Liberty concluded Monday with several shouted protests by veterans of the intelligence ship. The more…

Retirement 101

by Dave Ramsey -- Taxes on lump sum distribution from mom? Dear Dave, My mother passed away about eight months ago. I got a distribution from her 401(k) and an IRA worth more…

The state of the world

by Joseph Farah -- Have you noticed that the traditional State of the Union addresses have become more like state of the world messages? Last year's speech by President Bush was no more…

Escaping the 'plantation'

by Rebecca Hagelin -- To meet Star Parker is to come face-to-face with hope. Her radiant smile and graceful manner make you feel as if you've known her all your life. She more…

Breakfast with a champion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Thursday marks the 31st anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision – Roe v. Wade – which opened the door to legalized abortion in the United more…

Why Democrats use
the 'F-word'

by Dennis Prager -- The differences between Democratic and Republican positions on almost all subjects of major importance are growing so great that it is fair to say we are experiencing a more…

More body-bag bait?

by David Hackworth -- The 81st Brigade is rated as a combat-ready fighting outfit. But when it came time for this federally activated Washington state National Guard unit to ship out to more…