Atheists' middle-finger salute

by Erik Rush -- Over the last few holiday seasons, a city in the state in which I reside has enjoyed (I use the term facetiously) more than its share of media more…

Taxing the 'sin' of soda

by Phil Elmore -- News outlets were buzzing recently with the news that New York's Gov. David Paterson had announced an astonishingly harmful package of new taxes and fees, guaranteed to hurt more…

Liberals under the microscope

by Burt Prelutsky -- If I had a bigger ego, I could easily imagine that liberals say and do the things they say and do simply to perplex or annoy me. But more…

Just say no no to a Con Con

by Phyllis Schlafly -- The mind-boggling amounts of the bailouts Congress has passed and is still debating, plus shocking Wall Street frauds, seem to have plunged some lawmakers into a silly season. more…

1 plus 1 equals 20 extra votes for Franken

by Ann Coulter -- It's bad enough that the Republican Party can't prevent Democrats from voting in its primaries and saddling us with the New York Times' favorite Republican as our presidential more…

U.N.: Oblivious to science

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "Yes, we can!" former Vice President Al Gore bellowed as the crowd went wild during his closing day speech at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change more…

War for oil? I wish it had been

by Ellis Washington -- I am saddened that it is politically inconvenient to acknowledge what everyone knows: The Iraq war is largely about oil. ~ Alan Greenspan (from his memoirs, September 2007) more…

A Kennedy Senate dynasty?

by Nat Hentoff -- After George Washington was elected unanimously by the Electoral College to be our first president, there was a debate on how the leader of the new nation should more…