Mafia songstress

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- I wanna be a Mafia songstress -- even though I can't carry a tune. This notion occurred to me recently when I read an AP item about local more…

Italy's own Newt Gingrich?

by Fiamma Nirenstein -- Globalization in the Western world certainly succeeded in the interpretation in the international press of what's politically correct when you speak about right and left. A "right-wing" leader, more…

Another reprieve for McVeigh

by Joseph Farah -- Despite an avalanche of information showing the FBI mishandled the investigation into the Oklahoma City bombing -- even withholding reams of evidence from Timothy McVeigh's defense team -- more…

Coloring the news

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- RESTON, Va. -- The journalism conference intended to provide examples of ways in which newspapers are striving to improve their editorial pages. But when the discussion turned to more…

Kofi Annan, U.N.'s U.S. critic at large

by David Limbaugh -- Critics of the United Nations are getting more ammunition each week to prove that this international body is not exactly an America-friendly entity. Ironically, the ammunition is coming more…

Homosexuals: Pawns of biology?

by Linda Bowles -- Many Americans believe homosexuals are born that way and can't do anything about it. For most of his professional life as a practicing psychiatrist, Dr. Robert Spitzer helped more…

NRA: Bill of Rights' best defender

by Debbie Schlussel -- Few things make me prouder to be an American than the National Rifle Association. Speaking at the NRA's 2001 Annual Meeting, Sunday in Kansas City, Mo., I've never more…

Pearl Harbor, all over again

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- Hooray for Hollywood! This year Tinsel Town will mark Memorial Day with a blockbuster designed to help all of us remember an event Franklin Roosevelt declared would "live more…

Gray Davis, the 'ungovernor'

by Hugh Hewitt -- "Davis in 2002: Ich bin ein Bulb-dimmers." "Davis in 2002: Power to some of the people!" "Davis in 2002: The tunnel at the end of the light!" "Davis more…