Acronymophobia

by Medicine Men -- Rather than just grouse about a pet peeve, we've decided to describe it as a pathological syndrome: acronymophilia (ANPA) – love of acronyms – among editors of medical more…

Where are the tech bulls?

by Bob Howard -- Where are all those people who at this time last year were telling us that the tech rally would never end, and that buying stocks like JDS-Uniphase at more…

How the Supreme Court ruined the Super Bowl

by Debbie Schlussel -- Long John Silver playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers? With the U.S. Supreme Court's decision, Tuesday, in P.G.A. Tour, Inc., vs. Casey Martin, it's not so farfetched. While more…

America is losing another war

by Bill Steigerwald -- It is a war America's been losing since the early 1970s. Declared by President Nixon, centrally directed by the federal government, funded by billions of taxpayers' dollars, it more…

Pawn takes Queen

by J.R. Nyquist -- I sometimes get mail from people who refer to my "predictions." It should be pointed out, however, that an examination of developing strategic threats is not the same more…

Suffering in Santa Monica

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Saint Monica is the 4th-century mother of Augustine, who endured anguish while her son embraced sin and heresy before his conversion to sound doctrine. Santa Monica, California, is more…

Energy crisis, schmenergy crisis

by Joseph Farah -- Hey California! I've got news for you. You don't have an energy crisis. You have an illegal-immigration crisis. Just think about it. Sure, California has refused to build more…

To die, or not to die?

by Jon Dougherty -- In less than two weeks, barring a dramatic change of heart in Attorney General John Ashcroft, the most important piece of evidence in the Oklahoma City bombing six more…

Are energy suppliers ripping off California?

by Larry Elder -- Whatever happened to the presumption of innocence? California Attorney General Bill Lockyer apparently missed that lesson in law school. As Californians face rolling blackouts in the grip of more…