Alcohol, the brain and murder

by Ellen Ratner -- Last Thursday's Science Times section of the New York Times presented stunning evidence that, if acted upon, will put a cork in teen drinking and hopefully change the more…

When vegetables attack

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…

Who's 'truly nuts,' Al Gore?

by Ted Byfield -- When former U.S. Vice President Al Gore told Rolling Stone magazine last month that using Alberta's tar sands to supply the U.S. with oil was "truly nuts," Albertans more…

Marriage 2, same-sexers 0

by Jerry Falwell -- This week, New York's highest court ruled 4-2 to uphold the state constitution, barring same-sex marriage. In addition, the Georgia Supreme Court reinstated a voter-supported ban on same-sex more…

What is an American patriot?

by Pat Boone -- My dictionary defines patriotism as "love of country and devotion to its welfare." A patriot is "one who loves his (or her) country and zealously supports its interests." more…

North Korea made easy

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- Editor's note: Since 1995, Anthony C. LoBaido has made 11 trips to the Korean peninsula. Working in Korea as a university teacher and TV actor helped LoBaido learn more…

Condi's never-ending strong-arming

by Gordon Prather -- One of the first things Condi Rice didn't do as secretary of state was to address the 2005 Review Conference of the Treaty on Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons. more…

Let Asia deal with Kim Jong-Il

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- That free fireworks display Kim Jong-Il put on for our benefit on July Fourth may prove to have been the best day George Bush has had since Zarqawi more…

Exposing the beast

by Joseph Farah -- Have you ever wondered how the Federal Reserve worked? Do you even know what the Fed is? How was it created? What is its purpose? Most Americans don't more…

Devising moral destruction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- How would you destroy the moral fiber of a nation grounded in moral truth? A nation whose founding document says is predicated on the self-evident truths that all more…