Going for the fool's gold

by Burt Prelutsky -- What is it about the Olympic Games that excites so many people? Why do some folks who couldn't tell a double axel from a Ford axle suddenly have more…

How to create conflict

by Walter Williams -- High up on my list of annoyances are references to the United States as a democracy and the suggestion that Iraq should become a democracy. The word "democracy" more…

The right plays the race card

by Michelle Malkin -- Last week, I skewered Democrat opportunists who have turned into tough-sounding profiling advocates to exploit the White House ports debacle. Today, I must express bottomless disgust with those more…

Dems' attempted hostile takeover of national security

by David Limbaugh -- In their opportunistic opposition to the Dubai Ports World takeover of commercial container operations at six major U.S. ports, Democrats aren't just reversing themselves on so-called "racial profiling" more…

Great progress in Iraq

by Jim Rutz -- On balance, Iraq is improving – but you'd never know it. So I must take yet another swat at the Everest-size pile of disinformation that has been clogging more…

Rotten Banana Awards: 20 worst movies for 2005

by Ted Baehr -- Editor's note: Dr. Tom Snyder contributed to this column.There's a smell of rotten bananas at this year's Oscar festivities. Oscar favorite "Brokeback Mountain" leads the pack among MOVIEGUIDE's more…

Giving away the house

by Mychal Massie -- It concerns me that my country is being meted out to the highest bidder – which is one of the reasons I am opposed to the sale of more…

Nigerian archbishop of bigotry?

by Les Kinsolving -- The Washington Post, which is losing circulation, has published an article written by Washington's Episcopal Bishop John Chane, whose denomination has lost more than a million members. Bishop more…

Are time shares a good investment?

by Dave Ramsey -- Are time shares a good investment? Dear Dave, I was wondering why you think time shares are a bad idea? Also, what do you do if you've already more…