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  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Biblical record on flood came first


    The great flood occurred more than 4,000 years ago, but it's more likely that the Gilgamesh Epic is based on the Biblical account than vice versa. Published April 18, 2014

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What rule of law?


    Apparently if we don't support President Obama in everything he proposes, we are racist in the minds of the media. However, the fact that Mr. Obama was elected in the first place is proof that the majority of Americans are not racist. Published April 18, 2014

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Carson 'apology' to Obama


    As has been widely reported, President Obama fell into a juvenile snit after being criticized by Dr. Ben Carson at a prayer breakfast in 2013. As the story goes, the president, through the breakfast organizers, White House staff or both let it be known that he expected an apology. The good doctor declined. Published April 18, 2014

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recent Brandeis choices disgraceful


    As a gentile alumnus of Brandeis University, class of 1991, I can attest to the vigorous nature of the school's academics. However, I have been greatly dismayed by some of the frankly questionable decisions Brandeis has made over the years. Published April 18, 2014

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Transparency for thee, not me


    On April 11, National Public Radio show host Diane Rehm, with a decidedly liberal bias, spent much of her show decrying the secrecy behind salaries. It seemed to me that Ms. Rehm was advocating more transparency to make it easier for women to bring lawsuits on the issue of compensation, but when a caller to the show asked about Ms. Rehm's own salary, Ms. Rehm declined to reveal it. Published April 18, 2014

  • BOOK REVIEW: 'The Goldfinch'

    By Corinna Lothar - Special to The Washington Times

    It takes good writing and a plot that doesn't fizzle out by Page 400 to write a nearly 800-page novel. Donna Tartt has succeeded admirably in her new, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Goldfinch." Published April 18, 2014

  • EDITORIAL: The Passion of Good Friday


    Straightaway in the morning, the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered Him to Pilate. Published April 18, 2014

  • OBENSHAIN: How the unions strike gold on the Silver Line

    By Mark D. Obenshain

    Last week, the contractor for the first phase of the Silver Line Metro extension certified that Phase One was complete. The Silver Line will eventually take riders deep into Loudoun County, beyond Washington Dulles International Airport. Published April 17, 2014

  • PRUDEN: When a bored president just 'mails it in'

    By Wesley Pruden - The Washington Times

    Like it or not, the world is a dangerous place, and getting more so. None of the portents look good. Vladimir Putin not so subtly says, in ever louder voice, that he's in charge of events now, and the rest of the world should just get used to it. Published April 17, 2014

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