Aunt Cupie's sugar cookies

by Jane Chastain -- Mired in the middle of this recession, it is quite likely that you are feeling a little sad today because you could not provide the material gifts of more…

The reason for the season

by Linda Bowles -- This year it has been difficult to get into the spirit of the year-end holidays. It has been almost impossible not to get emotionally captured by the high more…

Pocketbook morality

by Debbie Schlussel -- The more terrorist sympathizers change, the more they stay the same. At long last, the University of South Florida has fired Islamic Jihad's U.S. chief, Professor Sami Al-Arian. more…

Jesus, the Lamb of God

by Joseph Farah -- Tomorrow, millions of Christians around the world celebrate the birth of the One they believe to be the Savior of the world, the Prince of Peace, the Son more…

Santa smear

by Joel Miller -- It's customarily said that Christmas is done "for the kids." Considering how awful Christmas is and how little our society likes children, this must be true.– P.J. O'Rourke more…

A cyber gift

by Geoff Metcalf -- I didn't write this. I wish I could attribute it to whomever did. It may not even be true. It may well be one of those ubiquitous urban more…

The real Santa Claus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The year was A.D. 280, just 22 years prior to the last Roman persecution of Christians. A son was born to a wealthy, elderly couple living in Asia more…

Coal in her stocking

by Barbara Simpson -- Christmas came a bit early in Philadelphia – and the Santa in this case, wasn't wearing a red suit. The color scheme in this perversion of Christmas is more…

Deadly drug-war chickens

by Ilana Mercer -- This is the age of bureaucratic free-association. The president stretches on a couch, his minions say "terrorism," prompting him to conjure from the recesses of his mind various more…

No equal rights for Christians?

by Michael Medved -- Why should a state capitol building – or any other public facility, for that matter – use Jewish religious symbols to celebrate the holiday season while offering no more…