What's so great about 'change'?

by Craige McMillan -- It is often said that age makes us resistant to change. I'm not sure that's true, however. I think that age gives us a wider experience base and more…

Gasoline ignites political firestorm

by Ernest Istook -- Gasoline prices have hit Washington like a Molotov cocktail. It may be the biggest factor in this fall's elections, so Washington, D.C., politicians are trying to dodge the more…

The cost of Wright's anger

by Larry Elder -- The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Sen. Barack Obama's spiritual adviser and former pastor, holds a charter membership in the white-man-done-me-wrong, things-remain-the-same, we-feel-your-pain club. Here's the "victicrat" mindset: Kids having more…

Popemania and pizza perfection

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- The very same Sunday the visiting pope ties up ground and air traffic throughout the East coast of the United States of America on planet Earth, my fondest more…

'Free' credit report scam

by Joel Hesch -- When does "free" mean "you have to pay for it"? Answer: In advertisements on TV and the Internet promising you a "free" credit report! Sadly, what you actually more…

Viewing the 1960s from my 60s

by Burt Prelutsky -- Even though I'm embarrassed to have been a Democrat for so many years, I'm proud that even in my 20s, I thought the '60s was the worst decade more…

Habitat for Hamas

by Joseph Farah -- Former President Jimmy Carter I would prefer if I never had to write about Jimmy Carter again. Over the past 11 years, he has been the focus of more…

Cigarette smuggling

by Walter Williams -- While it's politically popular to impose confiscatory taxes on America's 40 million tobacco smokers, there are a number of consequences one might consider, but let's start out with more…