Democratic civility returns to Washington

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

Holding out for a hero

by Barbara Simpson -- I have a vague recollection of a somewhat off-color joke I heard years ago. I don't remember the details – as I recall, it was pretty dumb and more…

A 2nd chance for Bush

by Ellen Ratner -- The elections are over with most races clearly decided. The Senate and House are now controlled by the Democrats. Lots of pundits are spending their time discussing how more…

The miraculous death of disenfranchisement

by Doug Powers -- It's been a stated goal of many Democrats to put an end to years and years of voter disenfranchisement that has plagued the party and caused more sleepless more…

3-monkey massacre

by Vox Day -- For the last decade, ever since the failed implementation of the Contract With America, Republican moderates, Rockefellerites and the mainstream media have preached that in order to maintain more…

The Perfect Drizzle

by Rusty Humphries -- Two years from now, we'll know what, if any, lessons Republicans learned from last week's electoral fall from grace. The conventional wisdom in the conservative New Media is more…

An unforgettable USO tour

by Chuck Norris -- A Letter from the Front Lines Hello, My name is Capt. Mike Southworth. I am a pilot in the Marine Corps. I recently flew Mr. Norris during his more…

Conservatism's death throes?

by Joseph Farah -- Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series on the failure of conservatism as an ideology for moving America forward with a positive agenda for expanding more…

Goodbye, frying pan … hello, fire?

by Pat Boone -- OK. For the last several weeks in this space, I've tried to engage my fellow entertainers and the strident politicians and all the loud and angry critics of more…

Why the GOP lost

by Star Parker -- There's already plenty of punditry about what went wrong. What did the president and the Republican Party do and when did they do it? Robert Novak summed up more…