Europe's death toll rises

by Joseph Farah -- Just how many Europeans actually died last month due to a heat wave is still far from settled. It appears 15,000 are dead in France alone. Italy's health more…

Satanic Schwarzeneggerians

by Vox Day -- "I have gone back and forth on Schwarzenegger, so much that I almost have whiplash. But my new – my current – position on him is: To hell more…

The past is present

by Barbara Simpson -- It happened again. The year turned and Sept. 11 was on our calendar as it has been as long as there've been calendars. But Sept. 11 is different, more…

Clash of cultures: WTO trade talks break down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Minutes after Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Josette Sherran Shiner in a late afternoon press briefing declared the U.S. and E.U. were not using "the Singapore issues" to distract more…

California initiatives: You only think you won

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

You do the math

by Ellen Ratner -- It's now only 13 months before the 2004 presidential election and George Bush, who has repeatedly proclaimed that the Iraq War will define his presidency, has finally admitted more…

Wrong war in the wrong place

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In making the case for staying the course in Iraq, the White House has begun invoking the specters of Somalia and Lebanon. What happened there? In 1983, after more…

Keep the U.N. out of Iraq

by Henry Lamb -- When a soldier dies by the hand of an enemy of the United States, it is a tragedy. Since President Bush declared war on terrorism, about 300 U.S. more…

Former friends in talk radio

by Les Kinsolving -- Three of the best talk-radio hosts in New England are: Charlie Papillo and Ernie Farrar, of the dominant news-talk WVMT in Burlington, Vt.; and former New Hampshire Democrat more…