The McCarthy Club has been making a comeback

Quick! Somebody check. Did they nail the coffin lid shut? I could swear that Sen. Joseph McCarthy has returned from the dead

Letter To The Editor

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Backers of race partiality require a double standard

America's leading black journalists seem to be in denial about what affirmative action means. More

Seating arrangement puts Tucker on the hot seat

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Our White House is fluent in the language of fanatics

Maybe Karl Rove has moved his office into The Matrix. Maybe Laurence Fishburne is auditioning for Ari Fleischer's job. Maybe it's all just a bad dream: "The White House Reloaded." More

Letters To The Editor

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Our world is overflowing with dopey expressions

How many times have we applauded those who "made a difference in the lives of others" and been admonished to do the same? On the face of it, that has to be one of the more mindless generalities of our modern era. After all, didn't Hitler, Stalin, Pol Pot and Castro also make a difference in the lives of others? More

Letters To The Editor

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Sisters of Mercy caught for looking out for others

Two Sisters of Mercy, Rita Mary Olszewski and Karen Donahue, were arrested in Detroit last month for protesting the war in Iraq. The nuns were sentenced to eight hours of community service, which shows that the judge either had a great sense of humor or wasn't paying attention. Sentencing Sisters of Mercy to perform community service is like sentencing Jerry Seinfeld to tell jokes. It's what they do best. More

Federal ruling on Ritalin needs to calm down

We share the concern of the U.S. House of Representatives over children being improperly medicated for behavioral problems. But we
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