'Erin Go Brats'

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- In a former life, I was an Irish shop-girl. Don't worry, this isn't another one of those trendy, mystical vodka ads. Actually, I'm not a drinker, haven't been more…

Speech by Charlton Heston at Harvard

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I remember my son when he was 5, explaining to his kindergarten class what his father did for a living. "My Daddy," he said, "pretends to be people." more…

Odd alliance at State, CNN?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In my opinion, there is something unhealthy when the recently married CNN's Christiane Amanpour and the State Department's James Rubin cover the same "breaking news" story. Ms. Amanpour, more…

More on Hollywood Communists

by Joseph Farah -- There should not be any controversy about the awarding of an honorary Oscar to director Elia Kazan at the Academy Awards presentation this Sunday. Not only is the more…

George and the defectors

by David Limbaugh -- Republicans have marveled with incredulity at how Clinton's defenders have remained loyal to him even to the point of effectively rewriting the law on impeachable offenses and sexual more…

What's up with free Web-based e-mail?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Apologies to anyone who attempted and failed to contact me at the e-mail address given at the bottom of this column during the last three weeks. It's not more…

Dead men tell no tales

by Charles Smith -- In August 1994, American businessman K.S. Wu traveled with Ron Brown to Communist China. Today, Mr. Wu is reported to be dead, and no one in the Democratic more…

Property rights congress
in Washington

by Henry Lamb -- Grass-roots organizations across America are joining forces to tell Congress that the federal government already owns too much land, exercises too much control over the land it doesn't more…

Old-time radio on the Net

by Judy Lowe -- Captain Midnight Meets Gracie Allen. If you ever listened to Baby Snooks, Edward R. Murrow, Johnny Dollar or Lamont Cranston (better known as The Shadow), you can relive more…

Lots of fireworks in Ireland

by David M. Bresnahan -- DUBLIN -- The biggest fireworks display ever seen in Europe began St. Patrick's Festival on Saturday. It was more than impressive as thousands gathered to watch the display more…