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Obama under fire from all sides over attacks on Libya

Obama under fire from all sides over attacks on Libya

President Barack Obama, the Democrat who rode a crest of anti-government and anti-war sentiment into office, now faces political heat from all sides because of a war he helped start.…

Joining a political party means surrendering your freedom

Joining a political party means surrendering your freedom

I cringe every time someone describes themselves as a “die-hard Republican” or “committed Democrat” or some other phrase that shows an allegiance to a political party. Joining a political party…

Obama’s peace trip turns into a war folly

Obama’s peace trip turns into a war folly

  In the heart of his mission to Latin America, President Barack Obama tried to get the world to see what he saw. “Latin America is at peace,” he said…

Calculating the escalating cost of Obama’s war on Libya

Calculating the escalating cost of Obama’s war on Libya

Calculating the U.S. price tag for the no-fly zone in Libya is hardly simple math. Four nights of a U.S. and European assault easily tops hundreds of millions of dollars…

Warning couch potatos: Sex can kill you

Warning couch potatos: Sex can kill you

Sex and exercise can trigger heart attacks in older people who don’t get much of either, a new analysis finds. The risk is low, but it’s a good reminder that…

HBO plans Dick Cheney miniseries

HBO plans Dick Cheney miniseries

First Sarah Palin, now Dick Cheney. HBO is developing a miniseries about the former Vice President based on Pulitzer prize winner Bart Gellman‘s best-selling book: “Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency…

Americans sort of support Libya action

Americans sort of support Libya action

Early comments online and in newspapers point to cautious American support for a limited role in bombing Libyan air defenses but wariness over entangling the United States in an ill-defined…

GOP’s big problem: Finding the perfect candidate

GOP’s big problem: Finding the perfect candidate

Mitt Romney is the godfather of what Republican critics call Obamacare. Newt Gingrich is an adulterer on his third marriage. Tim Pawlenty is too green — environmentally, that is. Jon…

Rabid religious right flexes political muscle

Rabid religious right flexes political muscle

Republican presidential candidates take note: the clout of social and religious conservatives is growing in politically crucial Iowa. And these activists are driving the debate here toward cultural issues —…

The too-high cost of imposing America’s will on others

The too-high cost of imposing America’s will on others

Once President Barack Obama made the decision to blow well over $100 million in taxpayer dollars for a weekend attack on Libya, we saw yet another example of committing an…