Of sows' purses and silken eras

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- This is what passes for news these days in the mainstream media: "Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton dished with the girls today on Capitol Hill, talking about haircuts, musing more…

Cellucci: Wrong man for the job

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The wise and the powerful of Washington would say the dust has long settled after the mostly unreported battle over President Bush's strange choice of Paul Cellucci as more…

Rethinking state-sanctioned murder

by Tom Ambrose -- Once again -- probably not for the last time -- Timothy McVeigh is commanding national attention. Many people will be thrilled to see him assume room temperature. Others more…

Human rights betrayed

by David Limbaugh -- What kind of international organization expels a member nation because it insists that the body live up to the principles outlined in its charter? Answer: The United Nations more…

Military time for congressmen?

by Jon Dougherty -- Reports Monday said one Australian parliament member was seeking approval from the government to require most Australian lawmakers to "don military uniforms" and be forced to undergo some more…

'Survivor' of the unfittest

by Debbie Schlussel -- Editor's note: Debbie Schlussel is slated to appear on ABC's "Politically Incorrect," tomorrow night, May 9. If you're one of the less than 20 percent of Americans who more…

The hapless Old Media

by Joseph Farah -- I love reading Editor & Publisher, the old trade journal of the old newspaper industry. I love reading it because it gives me plenty of laughs. Some people more…

The real debate about missile defense

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- It was one of the more memorable examples of the phenomenon of "damning with faint praise." Senate Democratic Leader Tom Daschle was talking about George W. Bush's speech more…

Vietnam: Front and center again

by David Hackworth -- Mayday. Mayday. Mayday. The press savaging of ex-Sen. Bob Kerrey has my como gear on overload, near meltdown. Vets from Normandy to Mogadishu are outraged. Many see the more…