Romney: The flipper is no Gipper

by Doug Powers -- In going down the list of Republican candidates, I'm taking a "process of elimination" approach instead of automatically picking a favorite going in and forcing myself to stick more…

Santa's China sweatshop

by Ellen Ratner -- Everyone likes a pretty Christmas – a Christmas filled with family, lights, decorating and giving. None of us wants a season where joy is based on someone else's more…

He doesn't give a what about Christmas?!?

by Barbara Simpson -- You learn interesting things by paying attention to local government. I did last week after a council meeting in my small California town. It wasn't pretty. In the more…

Democracy for all – except Taiwan

by Joseph Farah -- President Bush's administration has been characterized by its strong rhetoric about spreading democracy around the world as a virtual cure-all for regional and global problems. The White House more…

Hellary: Machiavelli's evil twin

by Ellis Washington -- Politics have no relation to morals. The end justifies the means. – Machiavelli I'm not going to have some reporters pawing through our papers. We are the president! more…

Quick, call the doctor!

by Pat Boone -- Two weeks ago, my wife flew with me to Chicago for knee-replacement surgery. I've been running, running, running for more than 50 years, staying in shape and enjoying more…

Al's gospel of hypocrisy

by Henry Lamb -- Al Gore stars in 'An Inconvenient Truth' In many ways, Al Gore is like the charismatic preacher who mesmerized his congregation every Sunday, but during the week, ministered more…

Better than happiness

by Greg Laurie -- Christmas, so it is supposed, is the happiest time of the year. I don't know who wrote that song, "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year," but more…

Wrapping up a meaningful Christmas

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- What will Christmas mean to you this year? In an age of militant secularism and consumerism, nauseating self-involvement, greed and sloth, will believers be able to "keep Christ more…