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California’s Bogus Baby Bottle Scare

The California State Assembly is about to consider legislation intended to frighten parents about the safety of baby bottles, teethers, pacifiers and other plastic...

Farhat and me

Hello Farhat. How are you? By the end of my recent talk at Monmouth College, I thought you had yelled yourself silly and...

Vaccine Disease Protections Outweigh Side Effects

It’s quite unusual for me to write follow-up columns, but I had such an overwhelming response to my recent column (“Vaccination-Autism Link Unproven”, Friday,...

Pies, lies & videotape

After my column last week, in which I noted that there had been a spate of food attacks on conservative speakers on college...

Bigmouth at Monmouth

Well, I suppose it had to happen. With all the pie-throwing at conservative speakers these days, I guess I was overdue for an...

Romance, not rape

From the death-saturated month of March—Terry Schiavo and the pope 24/7—the media turned in April to the life cycle’s happier ritual of marriage....

Set to collapse

Low birth rates threatening our civilization as we know it DALLAS, Tex.—Political acquaintances ask whether I’ve exchanged my Conservative guru of some four decades,...

East of Egan

Last week, I gave a speech at Gonzaga University - a university I have written about on three separate occasions. After spending two...

Grits all an act

Conservatives should trigger vote despite Liberal scare tactics   Prime Minister Paul Martin’s feigned act of “moral responsibility” and “moral authority” doesn’t wash with me...

Remember when honour was important?

There was once an unspoken rule in public life that when trust is broken and a reputation sullied, the person in question should...

Vaccine Disease Protections Outweigh Side Effects

It’s quite unusual for me to write follow-up columns, but I had such an overwhelming response to my recent column regarding the disputed link...

Pope taught vital inner truths

The meaning of man, or what a human being represents in nature’s kingdom, was provided best by Shakespeare in his inimitable style. The...

It’s only funny until someone loses a pie

Liberals enjoy claiming that they are intellectuals, thrilled to engage in a battle of wits. This, they believe, distinguishes them from conservatives, who...

An anti-communist reading list

It seems like just yesterday that I was riding back from the Piggly Wiggly after grocery shopping with my mother. Of course, it...

Strom brewing

Tories need to choose wisely when they replace Ralph The spectres of Harry Strom and Don Getty should be haunting Premier Ralph Klein’s aging...