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Fleeced Naive Duh?

To elitist renegades like George W. Bush, most Democrats and all RINOs, We the People are naive dimwits who can be ignored with impunity when it comes to deciding the future of America.

By John Lillpop - Sunday, December 16, 2007

Mike, we are a pluralistic Judeo-Christian nation

Mike Huckabee is wrong to challenge Mitt Romney’s Mormonism.   Baptists, for very good historical reasons, have been leery about having an “official” version of Christianity in American government or politics. 

By Guest Column Bruce Walker- Saturday, December 15, 2007

Joy to the World! or Christmasphobia?

—Satire—
Christmas should be a time of great joy and good will. People everywhere should be caught up in the “Christmas Spirit!”

By John Lillpop - Saturday, December 15, 2007

Interpreting The “New Intelligence” On Iran

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad strikes me as the kind of guy who you’d smile at in the hallway, and he’d start fantasizing about marriage.  He already sees the new US intel report as a victory.

According to this ONE report:  “We judge with high confidence that in fall 2003, Tehran halted its nuclear weapons program; we also assess with moderate-to-high confidence that Tehran at a minimum is keeping open the option to develop nuclear weapons.

By Guest Column Rachel Marsden- Friday, December 14, 2007

Panel to Address the Causes and Consequences of Anti-Americanism Around the World

Three prominent authors and thinkers will present their opinions on why the United States is so reviled in many quarters of the world and what this means for the future of the United States. The colloquium will be held at the Skirball Cultural Center 2701 North Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles CA on Thursday, December 18, 2007 at 7:00 pm.

By Guest Column - Friday, December 14, 2007

Release the Stress this Christmas

Christmastime evokes thoughts and memories of caroling, laughing with family, and reflecting on the true meaning of Christmas. The birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ.  What precious way to spend the holiday season than to listen to the many carols exalting and extolling our Lord and Savior?

By Felicia Benamon - Friday, December 14, 2007


Dissenter Of The House

To the “Honorable” Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi,
Democrat, California

As a citizen of the United States of America, I find your comments today beyond insulting. Your competence to hold the hallowed office of House Speaker should be questioned.

By Bob Parks - Friday, December 14, 2007

Joe McCarthy Demythologized

In a recent critique of Blacklisted By History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America’s Enemies that appeared in National Review, historian Ron Radosh makes numerous assertions about the book by M. Stanton Evans that are completely unsupported by the work itself. We will deal with just one of that multitude in this column.

By Malcolm Kline - Thursday, December 13, 2007

How Free Are We Really?

We Americans take great pride in our freedom.  We call ourselves “the land of the free, home of the brave,” have Lady Liberty in New York Harbor and the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia.

By Selwyn Duke - Thursday, December 13, 2007

U.S. House Passes Resolution Supporting Christmas and Christianity

Some Representatives Who Said “Bah, Humbug” to Christmas Favored Ramadan Resolution

Yesterday, the U.S. House passed a resolution recognizing the importance of Christmas and the Christian faith by a vote of 372 to 9. Nine members voted against the resolution, ten refused to support it by voting “present,” and 40 others members did not vote.

By Christian Newswire - Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Jackson had it right the first time

The first President Bush crafted a 1989 taxpayer-funded plan to bail out the troubled savings and loan industry.  As usual, Jesse Jackson jumped on the case, primarily Bush’s

By Michael Bates - Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Media Distortion on Illegals Question

We’ve seen so many examples of the media using language to elicit an emotional response to an issue as opposed to just reporting on a story and the issue of illegal aliens is no exception.

By Warner Todd Huston - Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Transportation Security’s Handling of Sensitive Security Information

Since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, federal agencies have faced the challenge of protecting sensitive information from terrorists and others without a need to know while sharing this information with parties who are determined to have such a need.

By Jim Kouri - Wednesday, December 12, 2007

What If the ACLU Had Existed Christmas Eve, 0000?

—Satire—
As we Americans struggle to preserve our rich cultural traditions surrounding Christmas, there are times when the struggle seems too hard, the load too heavy.

By John Lillpop - Wednesday, December 12, 2007