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Clinton says Powell sold him on ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’

Clinton says Powell sold him on ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’

Former President Bill Clinton says “don’t ask, don’t tell” didn’t work out like he thought it would when Joint Chiefs Chairman Colin  Powell sold him on the idea 16 years…

The more things change, the more they will stay the same

The more things change, the more they will stay the same

With Labor Day the 2010 mid-term elections kick into high gear. Actually, the campaigns have been running in overdrive for months now, fueled by voter anger, Democratic desperation, Republican optimism,…

So much anger, so little reality

So much anger, so little reality

To no one’s surprise, thousands flocked to the National Mall Saturday to see and hear Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin. There’s a lot of voter anger out there. On the…

When children become their parent’s parent

When children become their parent’s parent

Three years ago, my then 83-year-old mother fell at home and fractured a vertebrae in her back. She didn’t tell anyone about the fall and told us she strained her…

Ann Coulter bitch-slaps Joe Farah

Ann Coulter bitch-slaps Joe Farah

Two of the rabid right wing’s top character assassins — Conservative columnist Ann Coulter and World Net Daily publisher Joseph Farah — are at each others throats and the rhetoric…

Skeptical Muslims weigh in on mosque debate

Skeptical Muslims weigh in on mosque debate

American Muslims who support the proposed mosque and Islamic center near ground zero are facing skeptics within their own faith — those who argue that the project is insensitive to…

Foolish candidates and the foolish who follow them

Foolish candidates and the foolish who follow them

This was the election years when the people’s anger was supposed to rise up and take back our government. Instead, the inmates are taking over the asylum and electing who…

The stupidity of Rand Paul

The stupidity of Rand Paul

Kentucky Senatorial wannabe Rand Paul showcased his ignorance of the state he wants to represent as well as its history by flunking a simple test some weeks ago  on the…

Obama’s campaign plan: Blame Republicans for everything

Obama’s campaign plan: Blame Republicans for everything

President Barack Obama continued his blame game Monday, traveling to America’s heartland and saying all the failures of his administration is the fault of Republicans. Republicans, he said, are the…

In a free nation, religious freedom is essential

In a free nation, religious freedom is essential

It’s ironic that a country founded, in large part, on the concept of religious freedom is now divided sharply over the practice of that freedom. The politically-manufactured controversy over announced…