Senate Grinches

by Henry Lamb -- America should be celebrating a wonderful Christmas gift this year – a new supply of energy. The gift was purchased years ago, it has been wrapped and is more…

A 'troublemaker' corners
the prez

by Les Kinsolving -- On Dec. 15, my wife, Sylvia (known as the "B.D." for "Berkeley Democrat"), and I had the pleasure of attending the annual White House reception for the media. more…

Nobel peacenik

by Gordon Prather -- In October, the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced that the Peace Prize for 2005 was to be shared, in two equal parts, between the International Atomic Energy Agency and more…

'Conservative' Romney buckles and blunders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Conservative pundits, political leaders and activists have answered the constitutional, moral and sociological aberration of "homosexual marriage" in a way the far left could only have fantasized they more…

The eve of Christmas Eve

by Joseph Farah -- When I was a kid, Christmas was just about the biggest deal in the whole wide world. As Jean Shepherd, the screenwriter of "A Christmas Story," would say, more…

Why unions are like terrorists

by Kevin McCullough -- I've never had much use for unions, even when I belonged to one. Now, I'm just weary of their methods of holding the public hostage to get what more…

When 'academic freedom' gives way to absurdity

by Jack Cashill -- In the chilly, pre-dawn hours of Dec. 5, two angry men apparently staked out the Lawrence home of Kansas University religion professor Paul Mirecki. There is no other more…

Defend the Boy Scouts
in 2006

by Hans Zeiger -- When Texas Gov. Rick Perry accepted an award from a Boy Scouts council in Texas last week, he defended Scouting from recent attacks aimed at it by the more…