Academia weakening American society Many years ago, as a young man, I read a very interesting book about the rise of the Communists to power in China. In the last chapter, the author tried to explain why and how this had happened. Am...
Jan 11, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
BY THOMAS SOWELL Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun
Balanced budget should be law of land “Even victors are by victories undone.” — John Dryden WASHINGTON — Democrats not allergic to arithmetic must know the cost of their “fiscal cliff” victory. When they flinched from allowing all of G...
Jan 10, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
SEE YA French actor offers lesson in tax policy In the romantic comedy Green Card, the French actor Gerard Depardieu plays a French immigrant to the United States who enters a sham marriage to avoid deportation. Ironic, since now Depardieu has c...
To survive, GOP should learn Spanish WASHINGTON — The new year has begun with an avalanche of Republican retrospectives: What went wrong? What must the GOP do? In attempting to navigate my own thoughts, I keep bumping into advice my f...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 | 0 |
By KATHLEEN PARKER Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Middle class at heart of budget battle WASHINGTON — Defeat is usually an orphan. This one had many proud fathers. In the “fiscal cliff” agreement, President Barack Obama secured his vanishingly narrow electoral mandate to raise tax rate...
Jan 08, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun