Is thinking obsolete?
August 8, 2014 Some have said that we are living in a post-industrial era, while others have said that we are living in a post-racial era. But growing evidence suggests that we are living in a post-thinking era. more »»
Take this disease seriously
August 7, 2014 Nearly 20 years ago, author Richard Preston’s nonfiction book, “The Hot Zone,” told a horror story as disturbing as any make-believe tale. more »»
‘Do Nothing’ Congress
August 7, 2014 “Meet the Press” featured a segment this week that illustrates the planted liberal axioms that dominate our political culture. The topic was Congress’s failure to “get anything done” this term. more »»
Who’s your boss?
August 7, 2014 WASHINGTON — Sometimes, under certain circumstances, McDonald’s Corp. might be held partly responsible for its franchisees’ bad behavior. Maybe. more »»
Better get a plan ready soon
August 6, 2014 Given President Barack Obama’s record, it is unlikely he has a contingency plan in place to deal with a potential disaster involving Ukraine — success by that nation in battling Russian-backed... more »»
A progressive with punch
August 6, 2014 WASHINGTON — If Ohio’s senior senator were named Sharon Brown instead of Sherrod Brown, progressives would have a plausible political pin-up and a serious alternative to the tawdry boredom of Hillar... more »»
Stop the coming Obamnesty!
August 6, 2014 According to Rep. Luis Gutierrez, Obama intends “to act broadly and generously” on behalf of the “millions and millions” of illegal immigrants in the United States today. more »»
August 5, 2014 Navi Pillay, U.N. high commissioner for human rights, has accused both Israel and Hamas militants of committing war crimes in the Gaza conflict. more »»
Spills must be stopped
August 4, 2014 It is becoming increasingly ironic that we in North Dakota continue to associate ourselves with Theodore Roosevelt. more »»
WWI, the not so great war
August 4, 2014 NEWBURY, England — World War I began as most wars do with patriotic fervor and predictions of a quick end. It lasted four years. more »»
Still much to look forward to
August 3, 2014 Where did the summer go? It seems like only days ago, not months, that high school seniors embarked on their next adventures in life, albeit on different paths. more »»