Alien ambivalence

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…

The windfall prophets

by Doug Powers -- Sure, gas prices are as high as a mouse in Willie Nelson's hamper. Yes, retiring Exxon Chairman Lee Raymond got a $400 million retirement package. It would appear more…

Republican $3 bills

by Ellen Ratner -- This week, President Bush decided to recognize National Volunteer Week by calling for volunteers to help rebuild the mess that Hurricane Katrina left behind. Does Bush's call strike more…

Just in case time runs out

by Ted Baehr -- Please note that some of this article is PG-13 by today's watered down standards, so those of you who still hold to decency and civility may not want more…

How will al-Jazeera play in Peoria?

by Joseph Farah -- Have you ever wondered how al-Jazeera might play in the United States? You may find out soon. It seems Dish Network, a satellite TV provider with 12 million more…

Admit it: We've been had

by Barbara Simpson -- How can you miss it? Illegal aliens are marching in the streets demanding rights that only confer with citizenship. The president equivocates, wanting to please everyone, wanting to more…

Striking at the heart of the schools

by Vox Day -- The level of enthusiasm varies from region to region, but there is no question that sports is more important than education to most high-school students. This is as more…

The Security Council deadline myth

by Gordon Prather -- Under a Safeguards Agreement concluded with the International Atomic Energy Agency – as required by the Treaty on Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons – Iran agreed to allow IAEA more…

No place to run

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: The following column includes excerpts from Robert Pfriender's upcoming book, "No Place to Run." Robert Pfriender An awful lot can be said for adequate prevention and more…

God bless the PTA and PTC!

by Pat Boone -- God bless the PTA. God bless the caring, involved parents who take the time to meet with the caring, involved and able teachers to strategize on the best more…