Florida Supreme Court: Democratic nonpartisans?

by Larry Elder -- What to think of the Florida Supreme Court? The court ruled unanimously that manual recounts in pro-Gore Democratic counties shall continue. Let's see. The Florida Supreme Court consists more…

The Grinch who stole Thanksgiving

by Craige McMillan -- Memo: To Florida, et al. From: The Voters Subject: Our Election Being as it is already Thanksgiving, the rest of us were wondering if you'd made any progress more…

Changing the system

by Scott Rasmussen -- With the presidency still hanging in the balance, many people are calling for radical reforms to our system of elections. A survey we conducted right after the election more…

So far, thankful for no President Gore

by Jon Dougherty -- On Tuesday, Salon.com columnist Joe Conason served up a hot political commentary befitting this era of staunch partisanship as the Democrats he defends work feverishly to make a more…

Car 54, where are you?

by Hal Lindsey -- There was a popular TV program from the early '50s whose opening jingle went something like this: There's a hold-up in the Bronx; Brooklyn's broken out in fights; more…

Majority rule equals tyranny

by Walter Williams -- The controversy surrounding this year's presidential election has led to calls to abandon the Constitution's Article II provisions for the Electoral College to select presidents. Despite the fact more…

'Are computers really that important?'

by Jude Wanniski -- To: John Cassidy, The New Yorker From: Jude Wanniski Re: Yes and no Your regular "World of Business" column in the Nov. 27 New Yorker, "The Productivity Mirage," more…

What the world really needs ...

by Henry Lamb -- THE HAGUE -- More than anything else, the world needs an abundant supply of affordable energy. Energy transforms life from hard, brutish and short, to easy, prosperous and more…

Thankfully interrupted

by Linda Bowles -- Rather than thinking of the current political confusion as an ugly interruption of Thanksgiving week, perhaps we should think of Thanksgiving week as a blessed interruption of our more…

Doing 'anything to win'

by David Limbaugh -- For those of you who insist on taking the position -- regardless of the evidence -- that Gore and Bush (and more broadly, Republicans and Democrats) are guilty more…