Writing from the center
of a hurricane

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Experienced a recent bout of arrogance and want to feel small? Then, come on down to Florida and immerse yourself in Hurricane Wilma. Having flown down with my more…

America's decadence

by Ellen Ratner -- "The American Republic will endure, until politicians realize they can bribe the people with their own money." – Alexis de Tocqueville Recently, I thought of America's favorite Frenchman more…

Air America: Al's quiet
on the eastern front

by Doug Powers -- If a liberal tree falls in the forest, is anybody listening (other than the environmental activist who's chained to it)? First off, I have to admit to being more…

A lottery mentality:
Seeking unearned success

by Craig R. Smith -- "Every American believes in good fortune and good luck and I'm no different." – Sen. Judd Gregg Friday's headline read: "$340 Million Powerball Lottery Winner Still Unknown." Ironically, more…

Parsing a union letter

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…

Harriet Miers covered-up Texas Lottery crimes

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The Texas Lottery Commission fired lottery Executive Director Larry Littwin on Oct. 29, 1997, to end an investigation he had launched to uncover a criminal pattern of political more…

FBI questioning Miers'
tie to lottery scandals

by Jerome R. Corsi -- WND has learned that the FBI has begun asking questions about Harriet Miers and the Texas Lottery scandals while she was Lottery chairperson. Lawyers and investigative staff for more…