Juggling your tax bill

by Barbara Simpson -- For you older-timers out there, the date March 15 still raises the hair on the back of your neck because you remember when that was the deadline. For more…

Tag! You're it!

by Geoff Metcalf -- I recently read a chilling story in MIT's Technology Review that was beyond spooky. Charlie Schmidt writes a long and frightening piece entitled "Beyond the Bar Code." "Within more…

The Emperor's new clothes: Part 2

by J.R. Nyquist -- Everyone has probably heard the Hans Christian Andersen story of "The Emperor's New Clothes." As it happens there is a sequel to this story, which has received little more…

Statehood for D.C. and Berkeley?

by Don Feder -- The politicians who control our nation's capital and their allies in the Democratic Party are about to try again to make the District of Columbia a state -- more…

Action in New York

by Richard Grenier -- First there was Aldrich Ames and now there's Robert Hanssen -- Hanssen being the Soviet intelligence agent who remained undiscovered for 15 years in the depths of the more…

Firing blind

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Friday's edition of the Macedonian journal Utrenski Vesnik carried a report that has, so far, not found its way into the ever-vigilant Western news media's reports from the more…

Moving forward with faith?

by Alan Keyes -- Some supporters of private and home schooling oppose voucher plans because they believe that the independence and quality of their efforts will be compromised by the strings that more…

Fooling Mother Nature

by Gordon Prather -- Perhaps you wondered why Western Europeans seem to have gone all peculiar lately, prohibiting bio-engineered food imports, both plant and animal derived, all having undergone decades of development more…

The president speaks, but who is talking?

by Harry Browne -- The President’s speech to Congress showed the direction he wants to take us. I realize he may have sounded at times like a big-government liberal. Yes, he said more…

What to do aboutthe American wife?

by Cynthia Grenier -- I just about gagged as I began reading all these stories in the press about a new manual for women: "The Surrendered Wife" by one Laura Doyle, who more…