It's all about 'we the born' -- to our shame

by Jerry Newcombe -- The settlers and the founders of this country spoke a lot about their posterity – the generations that would follow them. For example, the Constitution begins, "We the more…

Thou shalt not smirk!

by Jerry Newcombe -- We live in a time when tolerance is just a one-way street. Those who clamor loudest for tolerance are the most intolerant people around if they are offended more…

'Green justice' and yellow vests

by Jerry Newcombe -- Paris is burning. That is because the president of France has bought into the message of climate change alarmism – that man's activities are wreaking all sorts of more…

Exercising your options in 2019

by Jerry Newcombe -- Every year, millions of Americans make a New Years' resolution to lose weight and keep it off. If you want to achieve that goal, common sense exercise should more…

A Christmas classic: Handel's 'Messiah'

by Jerry Newcombe -- A Christmas favorite of many is Handel's "Messiah." I have even heard that the opening lines of its Hallelujah Chorus are the most recognizable piece of music the more…

4 presidents' reflections on Christmas

by Jerry Newcombe -- In the last few decades, we have somehow been conned into the idea that there is a strict separation of God and state in the public square of more…