Foot-in-mouth sophistry

by Geoff Metcalf -- Perception and reality are not often consistent. In the wake of 9-11 some posit (or vainly hope) that a sea change is afoot. America has suffered a devastatingly more…

The 'magic' of Christmas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Every December, our communities are transformed by the presence of Christmas trees and neighborhoods filled with brilliantly lit homes. Familiar songs are sung around fires, and delicious smells more…

Clinton and terrorism

by Joseph Farah -- It's never been more clear to me why President Clinton downplayed the terrorist threat to America – even at the cost of lying to the American public about more…

Racing to Middle Earth

by Joel Miller -- With the U.S. premiere of "Lord of the Rings" only days away, the muddleheaded and muckspouts are crawling out from under the rocks like an army of spittle-spewing more…

Putting us first

by Barbara Simpson -- He took to the Rose Garden to speak to the public for barely five minutes and with that, fulfilled a campaign promise. What a concept! A politician who more…

Among 'Gods and Generals' – Part 2

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Editors note: This is the second in a series of columns by Rebecca Hagelin on director, producer and screenwriter Ron Maxwell and his new movie, "Gods and Generals," more…

Fat kids, racial disparities and education reform

by Michael Medved -- Editor's note: Aside from being America's cultural crusader, Michael Medved knows how to bring American history alive! Get his 24-tape set, which presents the nation's story from the more…

Strategic retreat

by Gordon Prather -- You may have noticed the anguished cries emanating from the legions of arms-control – aka "disarmament" – weenies scattered around the world, caused by the stated intention of more…

Time to withdraw

by Kyle Williams -- On Oct. 3, 1972, during the Cold War, the countries of the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics signed a treaty. The treaty more…