The day the financial world almost ended

by Craig R. Smith -- "Yes, we bailed out the economy," said Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke in Senate testimony on Thursday, referring to the Fed's role in responding to the Bear Sterns collapse. more…

'What, me worry?'

by Ellen Ratner -- Next to George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, probably the next most familiar face in America is that of Mad Magazine's Alfred E. Newman. His one liner, "What, me more…

Gitmo lawyers wanted!

by Doug Powers -- Writing time was very limited in the past few days due to other obligations, so instead I decided to offer up my column space to the advertiser with more…

Hillary's 1st Filegate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: This column first appeared on the website of North Star Writers Group. In 1974, 27-year-old Hillary Rodham found herself at the center of a congressional firestorm more…

Absolut Mexifornia

by Vox Day -- According to the increasingly useless Wikipedia, my May 2006 column opposing a border fence and pointing out the practical possibility of the mass deportation of illegal aliens is more…

$elling America behind our backs

by Barbara Simpson --   How would you feel if your local airport was leased and operated by foreign companies? I know – you think there's enough to worry about. But that's more…

Onward the Revolution!

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Having cheerfully confessed he knows little about economics, John McCain is advancing himself as a foreign-policy president, a "realistic idealist," he told the World Affairs Council of Los more…

Campolo on same-sex marriage

by Joseph Farah -- Tony Campolo, the godfather of the so-called "Red Letter Christians," seems to be a little confused on the subject of same-sex marriage. Last month, I first addressed the more…

Will racial politics ever end?

by Star Parker -- Forty years ago, April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. walked out on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tenn., and was felled by an assassin's bullet. It more…

When will Islamic extremism be stopped?

by Henry Lamb -- When Hitler set out to conquer the world, it was American blood, treasure and determination that stopped him. When the Soviet Union set out to subject the world more…