When are kids adults?

by Jon Dougherty -- Perhaps one of the most important issues the incoming Bush administration should tackle isn't even on the transition team's radar scope. That's because, strangely, it is one of more…

Gagging medical research

by Medicine Men -- Every doctor knows that a gagging patient is a sick patient. But apparently the American Medical Association believes gagging medical research is just dandy when it serves the more…

Silence is golden

by Stuart Goldman -- Well, I hope you all had a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Years and all that jazz. As for me, mine was, uh, well, here are the more…

My mommy, the lab rat

by Paul Sperry -- As the reporter who "undermined" Fox TV's "Temptation Island" by giving away its dud ending, you might think I'm offended by the show's premise, which has all the more…

Ashcroft: A hill to die on

by David Limbaugh -- I am not pleased about this, but I was sure on the money when I wrote that we were on the verge of a four-year war by the more…

Are you JAZZ'd yet?

by Bill Steigerwald -- In theory, jazz fans everywhere should be totally gassed by what PBS is doing this month. With Ken Burns’ epic 10-part, all-caps documentary, "JAZZ," PBS is giving its more…

Hypocrisy reigns in Chavez withdrawal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Do you suppose, now that a Republican has been burned by our absurdly restrictive immigration laws (and labor laws) that anybody in a position of political authority will more…

Russia buys more guns than butter

by J.R. Nyquist -- Russia's Soviet period might be characterized a kind of slavery built in the name of emancipation. Under this system we are told that literacy and industrialization were advanced more…

Chavez: Sailing under false colors

by Casey Brooks -- Every now and then, one of my children will take off and sail under false colors. This typically occurs at moments of inquiry, where I am the one more…

Memo to Gore: Who let the dogs out?

by Larry Elder -- It's too late, Mr. Vice President Gore, much too late. Last week, Gore addressed the Congressional Black Caucus, a group still seething over the "stolen" election. Gore urged more…