Edison's inefficient, wasteful bulb

by Letter of the Week -- The contemporary incandescent light bulb is basically the same as Thomas Edison's primitive 1880s version: a thin wire element heated white hot that produces heat, heat and more more…

USA: Liberty's best hope

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Listening to more than a few liberals, you'd think that the biggest problem in the world today is the United States. The "blame America first" crowd also foolishly more…

'I am woman, hear me whine'

by Jane Chastain -- Thanks to Hillary Rodham Clinton, Helen Reddy will have to go back and rewrite the feminist's theme song she penned in the early '70s. "I am Woman Hear more…

Ben Stein smart-bombs Darwinian bunker

by Jack Cashill -- A rousing SRO preview on Tuesday of the new Ben Stein documentary, "Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed," brought a Kansas City audience to its feet. And with good cause. more…

Obama speaks!

by Larry Elder -- Thank you very much. It's great to be here. You know, the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over again and expecting a different result. We more…

Mainstream media's mockery

by Ernest Istook -- America's mainstream media can't ignore those who question manmade climate change. So they ridicule them instead. Sadly, a news-filled major conference of unintimidated freethinkers drew scorn from most more…

What are Red Letter Christians?

by Joseph Farah -- There's a movement afoot to seduce evangelical Christians into anti-biblical, socialist, tyrannical politics – the kind currently energizing Barack Obama's presidential campaign. I know this because I just more…

To the GOP's self-righteous purists

by Burt Prelutsky -- If he had thrown his hat in the ring, my first choice for president would have been Newt Gingrich, probably the smartest guy in politics. I still hope more…