2 horrendous fetusnappings

by Les Kinsolving -- The Associated Press reports two cases of fetus-stealing horror. Last December, Bobbie Jo Stinnett, who was eight-months pregnant, was strangled at her home in Skidmore, Mo. This killing more…

Men of character,
boys of fortune

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Picture the scene: Boys and their parents gathered to discuss a "youthful indiscretion" and its consequences. I was once at such a meeting, and I was struck by more…

A good nomination

by Joseph Farah -- Judge Samuel Alito is a very good nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court. This is what those who voted for President Bush in 2000 and 2004 were hoping more…

Making more Americans

by Vox Day -- For all that they are ignored by 40-something American academics and callow college students convinced that marriage and children are nothing more than one of many potential lifestyle more…

White House leaks:
Trick, or treat?

by Craig R. Smith -- "A federal grand jury indicted top White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby on five charges, including perjury, obstruction of justice and making false statements, the Justice Department more…

The prince and the yawpers

by Doug Powers -- Prince Charles: "The United States is too confrontational." United States: "Get a job, jug ears." That's one scenario of how the prince's "bring the religions together" trip to more…

Fright night at D and C

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

Red meat for red-meat eaters

by Ellen Ratner -- Before offering my predictions about what Friday's indictment of "Scooter" Libby means ("Scooter" is an Andover Academy graduate ... where do preppies come up with these nicknames?) let more…