Abramoff as metaphor

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Every great cause, said longshoreman-philosopher Eric Hoffer, begins as a movement, degenerates into a business and ends up as a racket. So it went with the labor and more…

Sharon's journey

by Ellen Ratner -- Occasionally in human affairs, the loss of a single individual can end one epoch, begin another, or unsettle a world. During these times we momentarily gasp as if more…

ConfirMania II: Let's
get ready to grumble!

by Doug Powers -- Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the Senate confirmation hearings of Judge Samuel Alito. Glad to have you with us today. The Senate Judiciary Committee is just about ready more…

Thank you, Harry Reid!

by Craig R. Smith -- I never thought I'd live long enough to find myself not only in agreement with – but also in support of – a move by a member of more…

Just can't stop saying 'Mariaaaaaa'

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…

The mark of the beast

by Henry Lamb -- The federal government is launching a National Animal Identification System that will, by 2009, require that every agricultural animal in the nation be equipped with an identification device more…

Madam justice's 'harmless' swingers' clubs

by Ted Byfield -- Seemingly as a Christmas gift to Canadians, their Supreme Court last month informed them that from now on "swingers' clubs" will be legal in Canada, unless somebody can more…

'Brokeback' and bestiality

by Les Kinsolving -- On Dec. 17, WorldNetDaily published my column dealing with the movie "Brokeback Mountain," which I concluded with the following: "And I am compelled to wonder when Hollywood will more…

Grey Lady's nonsense

by Gordon Prather -- If the publisher and editors of the New York Times thought the soon-to-be released book – entitled "State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the more…