Rousting the elephant house

by Jon Dougherty -- My criticisms of the modern-day Republican Party, especially lately, are legion. My regular readers know this and, as it happens, most happen to agree with my characterization that, more…

The wussification of America

by Bill Steigerwald -- Laugh. But 100 years from now, historians, social anthropologists and standup comedians will look back and say it was the defining issue of our time. Like Civil Rights, more…

Opportunity amidst the tech wreck

by Bob Howard -- The carnage in the tech area has been quite stunning. Some of the very biggest names, Yahoo (Nasdaq: YHOO), Northern Telecom (NYSE: NT), JDS-Uniphase (Nasdaq: JDSU), Corning (NYSE: more…

Rethinking the FBI

by Alan W. Bock -- Even as the speculators narrow down the potential candidates to replace Louis Freeh as director of the FBI, San Francisco U.S. Attorney Robert S. Mueller III seems to more…

Physicians strike back – at last!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- What do you call a few good women physicians in San Jose, California, fighting back against managed-care plans?  A good start! A late start! Too little, too late? more…

Advice and consent – or slash and burn?

by David Limbaugh -- It is becoming increasingly clear that conservative fears that the recent power shift in the Senate would have profound consequences, especially in judicial appointments, were well-founded. National Review more…

Daschling judicial restraint

by Thomas Jipping -- Senate Democrats are wasting no time exploiting their newfound majority status. Refusing any concrete assurance of fair treatment for President Bush's judicial nominees, Majority Leader Tom Daschle has more…

The Chandra Levy disappearance

by Joseph Farah -- One thing is clear with regard to the disappearance of former D.C. intern Chandra Levy – you can't entrust your children to the care of Washington officials. No more…

Reading the Texas tea leaves

by Doug Casey -- It's been a generation since oil prices tripled in 1973 because of the Arab embargo, and then quickly doubled again in 1979 when Iran's Shah was deposed. The more…

Freak dancing

by Bill O'Reilly -- Here's how bad it's gotten. In June of 1963 I was about to graduate from St. Brigid's School in Westbury, Long Island. There were celebratory dances and parties more…