Every child needs a father

by Ellen Makkai -- But don't remind Rosie O'Donnell, Calista Flockhart, Jodie Foster, Melissa Etheridge or Diane Blood. They had no husbands on the horizon but yearned to exercise those mommy muscles. more…

Go potty, go to jail

by Tom Ambrose -- After I called for a boycott of the airlines last month, I was inundated with hundreds of e-mails advising me that you readers were already doing exactly that. more…

The Senate Press
Rogues Gallery

by Joseph Farah -- Earlier this week, I told you about how WorldNetDaily has been systematically denied permanent congressional press credentials by the Senate Press Gallery. I mentioned that this discrimination against more…

Reality education:
Guns and sex

by Ellen Ratner -- Hate may not be a family value, but I have to admit that there are still a few things that I hate. Here are the two that top more…

Killer words

by Joe Kovacs -- Strange as it may seem, a Texas man by the name of Thomas Mitchell was convicted this week of shooting his girlfriend because he thought she was about more…

Time to point some fingers

by Jon Dougherty -- In April, the House and Senate intelligence committees will join forces to hold hearings into how the U.S. government, with its vast resources, could have possibly missed warning more…

How a president's words can lead to war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Ideas have consequences, wrote conservative Richard Weaver. So do words, when uttered by the most powerful man on earth. By threatening war against Iran, Iraq and North Korea more…

Noxious reform

by David Limbaugh -- Whatever you do, don't tune out on the issue of campaign finance reform because it seems complex or esoteric. The House's passage of the Shays-Meehan campaign finance bill more…

Promises, promises

by Harry Browne -- We all know that politicians would never lie to us or try to mislead us. Sometimes their enthusiasm gets the better of them, however. To the world's three more…

Honing in on cloning

by Medicine Men -- Why the recent moaning about cloning? Some people worry that we humans will be cloned, others worry that we will not. It is an iron – well, OK, more…