Ghostly election victory hurts all of us

by Craige McMillan -- It's difficult to understand how governor-elect Christine Gregoire feels she can represent Washington state's citizens when the ballots that elected her were cast by ... well ... ghosts. more…

Liberals love America like O.J. loved Nicole

by Ann Coulter -- Even the United Nations sponge who called the United States "stingy" immediately retracted the insult, saying he had been misinterpreted and that the U.S. was "most generous." But more…

A salute to the USS Abraham Lincoln

by Michelle Malkin -- Greetings, America-haters. Do you think you could stop raving against our "war criminals" and "killing machines" – and you, Teddy Kennedy, could you stop panting over those Abu more…

Is your faith shaken?

by Joseph Farah -- Dr. Rowan Williams, the archbishop of Canterbury, says the earthquake and tsunamis in South Asia should and will shake the faith of all Christians. "'The question 'How can more…

The Daily Bungle

by Burt Prelutsky -- Living here in Los Angeles, the choice of newspapers comes down to the Times and the Daily News. Talk about a rock and a hard place! If you're more…

Are we a republic or a democracy?

by Walter Williams -- We often hear the claim that our nation is a democracy. That wasn't the vision of the founders. They saw democracy as another form of tyranny. If we've more…

Bush rhetoric vs. reality

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- A nation's foreign policy is bankrupt, Walter Lippmann wrote, when its strategic assets, its arms and alliances, are insufficient to cover its liabilities – i.e., its commitments to more…

Susan Sontag: Leading lady of the mind

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Just as Athena, ancient goddess of wisdom, sprang full-blown from the brow of Zeus, so Susan Sontag, recently deceased contemporary essayist-novelist- filmmaker, seemed self-created by a sheer act more…

Can the unborn save future generations?

by Mychal Massie -- Suppose for the sake of argument that in the months to come, it is not the protracted court battles of Norma McCorvey (aka Jane Roe of Roe v. more…