When Wright is wrong

by Jane Chastain -- Finally, Barack Obama was forced to admit, "Wright is wrong!" For a New York minute, I actually found myself feeling sorry for Obama, who got blindsided Monday at more…

What's so great about 'change'?

by Craige McMillan -- It is often said that age makes us resistant to change. I'm not sure that's true, however. I think that age gives us a wider experience base and more…

Gasoline ignites political firestorm

by Ernest Istook -- Gasoline prices have hit Washington like a Molotov cocktail. It may be the biggest factor in this fall's elections, so Washington, D.C., politicians are trying to dodge the more…

The cost of Wright's anger

by Larry Elder -- The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Sen. Barack Obama's spiritual adviser and former pastor, holds a charter membership in the white-man-done-me-wrong, things-remain-the-same, we-feel-your-pain club. Here's the "victicrat" mindset: Kids having more…

Infanticide candidate for president

by Nat Hentoff -- Sen. Barack Obama I was once strongly inclined to vote for Barack Obama for president (assuming he won his party's nomination) based on his record as a community more…

Popemania and pizza perfection

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- The very same Sunday the visiting pope ties up ground and air traffic throughout the East coast of the United States of America on planet Earth, my fondest more…

'Free' credit report scam

by Joel Hesch -- When does "free" mean "you have to pay for it"? Answer: In advertisements on TV and the Internet promising you a "free" credit report! Sadly, what you actually more…