Columns

By Susan Stamper Brown Dear President Obama, I write this letter in response to your May 12 visit to Georgetown University where, in a so-called religious setting, you urged conservatives and liberals to unify to fight poverty. Helping those in … Continue reading

Raging Moderate by Will Durst As it appears we’re smack dab in the middle of the 2016 presidential campaign announcement season, this might be the perfect time to ask the question on every American’s lips: what kind of twisted psychopath … Continue reading

By Jason Stanford Operation Jade Helm has inspired a million jokes, and some of them have even been funny. But as much as comedians might jump on Greg Abbott for sending the Texas State Guard to monitor military exercises as … Continue reading

It is pretty common for editorial cartoonists to draw parody cartoons with the Peanuts characters. Lucy pulling away the football is a political cartooning standard. … Continue reading

By Rick Jensen President Obama is “personally” offended his own party refuses to allow him to “fast track” the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement. Considering the details are hidden from everyone except select international insiders negotiating the fate … Continue reading

Here’s my second cartoon for the alit-weekly Nashville Scene. It is about a crazy 38 house development, with 35 foot high houses on tiny lots, … Continue reading

By Tina Dupuy This week in Nevada, Jeb Bush accidentally declared he’s running for president to reporters. He was supposed to say, “if I run” and instead said, “I’m running for president!” So now that it’s official, I feel it’s … Continue reading

Making Sense by Michael Reagan Books and pencils, not money. That’s how you truly escape poverty. American liberals still don’t understand that simple concept, but millions of poor people living in the sprawling slums of Nairobi do. They know it’s … Continue reading

Tyrades! By Danny Tyree I had never really thought about such books existing, but the May 8 “Newsweek” reports that Amish romance novels are big business, accounting for as much as half of the inspirational fiction market and involving dozens … Continue reading

By Peter Funt The baseball season is in full swing with the game’s beloved sounds filling the air: the crack of the bat, roar of the crowd, clicking of knitting needles, and groans when an error is made, requiring several … Continue reading

By Susan Stamper Brown What is it about those who abandon American ideals that they would otherwise hold dear the moment terrorist groups make threats or when a particular point of view stands against theirs in opposition? Is it fear? … Continue reading

Here’s Commander-in-Chief Hillary! Back in 2008 there was a lot of chatter about whether Hillary was up to the job of commanding the troops. Hillary told a … Continue reading

By Jason Stanford Islamic terrorists massacre 12 employees of Charlie Hedbo, a magazine in Paris that satirized the Islamic prophet, and the Western world rises up to defend freedom of expression. The cartoons of Muhammad were deliberately calculated to offend … Continue reading

By Phil Kerpen Federal taxpayers spent a shocking total of $5.4 billion — with a B — on grants to establish what ended up being just 13 state Obamacare exchanges. In some states the failures have been spectacular enough to … Continue reading

By Tina Dupuy Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced this week she’s running for president. She’s not the first woman ever to dive into the GOP’s Also-Ran Industrial Complex and (wink) attempt to become the (wink, wink) next president of … Continue reading

I’ve started doing a weekly cartoon for the “Nashville Scene” called “Metropolitan Planning Commission Funnies”. Nashville is growing like a weed, and though officials talk … Continue reading

Making Sense by Michael Reagan Liberals have been the biggest losers in the Baltimore Blame Game. For a week they’ve been saying a lot of stupid things about the cause of the riots in Baltimore. — They said the wild … Continue reading

Tyrades! By Danny Tyree Get ready for the return of all the cooing and wailing about “designer babies.” According to Vox.com, geneticists at Sun Yat-sen University in China recently achieved a breakthrough by modifying the DNA of a nonviable human … Continue reading

We just saw yet another terror attack provoked by cartoons of the prophet Muhammad, this time at a “Draw Muhammad” cartoon contest in Garland Texas. … Continue reading

By Susan Stamper Brown During a reception hosted by the group “Freedom to Marry,” White House senior advisor Valerie Jarrett praised President Obama for his huge part in accelerating the gay marriage cause heard by the Supreme Court of the … Continue reading