Giving gated communities the gate?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- For once, I felt safe. Too safe. This was the week I spent on vacation in a gated community recently in upper New York State near Buffalo and more…

When Hansel becomes Gretel

by Debbie Schlussel -- Remember "Rocky Horror Picture Show"? The overrated '70s film was anointed "campy," "cool," and a "cult classic," mostly because it features freaks and weirdoes – a transsexual singing more…

Bilingualism furthers our divide

by Jon Dougherty -- You may remember Broward County, Florida, as one of the counties involved in the controversial Al Gore ballot "count-a-thon" last November. But now, Broward County officials are back more…

It is about sex!

by Jane Chastain -- Last week, Rep. Gary Condit, D-Calif., blew his interview with ABC's Connie Chung and missed a big opportunity to begin rebuilding his tarnished reputation. That's a given! What more…

Rummy's back!

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- When President Bush last Friday announced his choice of General Richard Myers to become the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, he not only selected a more…

7 dead, no guns

by Joseph Farah -- The big story last week was the bloody massacre in Sacramento, Calif., where a Ukrainian ?migr? is suspected of slashing to death his pregnant wife and six other more…

The silence is deafening

by Hugh Hewitt -- In the spring of 1998, I interviewed Gray Davis for the Los Angeles PBS affiliate, KCET. I asked the then lieutenant and now ungovernor a very straightforward question: more…

Easy training, hard combat

by David Hackworth -- Many of our country's military problems cause me heartburn: The headlong, reckless rush to Star Wars II, the failure of defense leaders to do the right thing, the more…

Contrition and comebacks

by Paul Sperry -- After Gary Condit choked in his TV comeback attempt, many pundits here – even a few on the right – quipped, almost wistfully, "He's no Bill Clinton." They more…