Too smart by half

by Bob Howard -- Are you smart? I am. Boy I am smart. In fact, I am smarter than most of you. This, of course, is how many of us feel when more…

Subverting faith-based charity?

by Alan W. Bock -- The White House has issued a report that does a fair amount to document what many observers have noted: that federal officials in charge of government grant programs more…

Barbara's bizarre Oprah clone

by Debbie Schlussel -- Tired of Oprah's unique brand of male-bashing and husband-hating? Unfortunately, it's not unique anymore, girlfriend. Not only is Oprah still around, but Iyanla's now on the scene. Yes, more…

Raped in class

by Judith Reisman -- Amnesty International is outraged. And rightly so. The organization is incensed about "the scale of rape by [Liberian] security forces against women and girls – some as young more…

Fiscally 'conservative' Republicans?

by Jon Dougherty -- In today's politicalspeak, the term "conservative" means, "marked by moderation or caution." To be a "conservative" politician throughout most of the past century has usually meant that said more…

Skin color is meaningless

by John N. Doggett -- Last week I wrote about my displeasure at being invited to a Republican Minority Conference in Florida. I said then that I am an American, not a minority. more…

This way, Dr. Mengele

by Joseph Farah -- Most Americans don't see it – yet. They think President Bush gave a thoughtful, moderate, Solomon-like policy speech on stem-cell research. They don't recognize that Bush has opened more…

A piece of the action

by Bill Steigerwald -- 'Tis the dog days of August, a chance to spend some quality time with Vanity Fair and Talk, a pair of high-end monthlies that are, as usual, swollen more…

Cracks appear in fuel-tank charade

by Jack Cashill -- Editor's note: James Sanders, a former police officer turned investigative reporter, co-writes this report with Jack Cashill. Sanders is the author of "The Downing of TWA Flight 800" more…