- Outrage as Air Force base in South Carolina boots Nativity scene
- Israel poised for a $173M boost from the U.S. for missile defense
- Leon Panetta named as source of ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ scriptwriter’s information
- Mandela service sign language interpreter: ‘He made up his own signs’
- Pope Francis named Time’s ‘Person of the Year’
- Ben Affleck: Fundraising for Democrats started to ‘feel gross’
- Vladimir Putin orders military to boost presence in Arctic
- Brooklyn, N.Y.: ‘Lesbian capital’ of the Northeast
- Elian Gonzalez: It’s America’s fault that my mother died
- India top court rules homosexuality is illegal
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Liberal Democrats in Congress fought hard for open service by homosexual soldiers, persuading some Republican politicians that it was politically smart to catch up with a fast-moving culture. So now, when will the theoretically anti-war party in Congress use its constitutionally mandated war powers to legislate against President Obama's elective atrocity in Afghanistan? When will they speak out for bringing home from that corrupt hellhole all the troops, straight and homosexual, young men and women, lingering in harm's way for no discernible national purpose after routing the Taliban a decade ago?
Sometimes even The Washington Post, like that blind hog in search of an acorn, finds something beyond its usual diet of gloom, doom and unrelenting pessimism.
Today is the national Bill of Rights Day. This commemoration is necessary to help renew appreciation for liberties threatened by Big Government.
Jim Harbaugh is sure Stanford fans will show up for the Orange Bowl.
Tyrod Taylor threw three touchdown passes and scrambled for another and surging Virginia Tech captured its third Atlantic Coast Conference title in four years with a 44-33 victory over Florida State on Saturday night.
When our representatives and senators enact laws to better our lives, they don't have to live under the laws they lay down for the people. The recent health care plan and Social Security offer examples of this trend. They vote themselves personal staff allowances, paid domestic travel, etc. They vote themselves generous raises and possess liberal retirement plans.
Virginia Tech has been the ACC's dominant team since joining the league in 2004, winning three championships and favored to capture a fourth.
We're in another election cycle and it's time to have a look at those we have elected to represent us in the past. Most have made a career of political service and enriched themselves at our expense. A good many have remained too long in office. Here's the thing - the Founding Fathers intended those elected to spend only one term in office. They were to bring the business of the people who elected them to Philadelphia, New York or Washington - wherever the capital was at the time - and leave after one term.
Virginia Tech needs no reminder that it can't afford to take any opponent lightly.