A nation asleep in a garbage bin

by Henry Lamb -- A homeless Florida man, sleeping in a garbage bin, was inadvertently dumped into a compactor truck. Despite his cries and pleas for help, the unrelenting machinery smashed him more…

A Mother's Day odyssey

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "While we are postponing, life speeds by." – Seneca Something remarkable happened shortly before Mother's Day this year on a city bus that I was riding home from more…

Force doctors to perform abortions?

by Ted Byfield -- Canada, which reputedly provides the most open legal access to abortion in the Western world, doesn't provide access enough, said an abortion-rights group last week. Many women can't more…

How to fix the Republican funk

by Star Parker -- The $64,000 political question is what, if anything, will energize the Republican Party? An undercurrent attitude is taking hold that it's inevitable the White House in 2008 will more…

Pray for the president

by Pat Boone -- "Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and the authorities that exist are appointed by God. Therefore whoever more…

Mike Nifong and the sin of ambition

by Ellis Washington -- The problem with guys like you is that you don't realize who you are ... you got ambition. – John Shaft from the movie "Shaft" (2000), dialogue with more…

Beware the Internet!

by Joseph Farah -- For 10 years now, I've been championing the Internet. As a pioneer in the New Media, I believe it has provided a leveling of the playing field for more…

Jack Bauer: Federal Zombie

by Ilana Mercer -- We've arrived at the perennial point in the TV series "24" in which the terrorist-fighting protagonist, Jack Bauer, is once again chained by his "colleagues" and "escorted" to more…

Joe Biden: The next Al Gore?

by Letter of the Week -- Al Gore is famous for shoe eating. Seems that every time he makes a statement, something happens in the world and he ends up sticking both feet in more…