- Sam Adams beer brewer nixes St. Patrick’s parade that won’t allow gays
- Houston dad kills boy, 17, in daughter’s room in mistaken ID tragedy
- Rep. David Jolly ready to work with Democrats on compromise
- Joe Biden: I can’t be president — my golf would suffer
- German authorities grab suspected hardline Islamist
- Rare lesbian HIV transmission case turns up in Texas
- Obama economy: Rich get richer, as millionaires’ list grows
- Army’s ‘Most Wanted’ fugitive on lam since 1977 nabbed in Florida
- ‘Seinfeld’-loving fraudsters busted on ID theft — of Eric Holder
- Spain, Morocco break up jihadist recruitment cell, arrest 7
Latest Michael Taube Items
Animals have long played a vital role in the history of comic strips and animation. They have been portrayed as faithful pets, cuddly creatures, second bananas, mischievous scamps and, more often than not, the most intelligent of protagonists.
"Breaking bad with Al Gore" by Michael Taube (Commentary, Feb. 26) was entertaining as well as revealing. I always thought Mr. Gore was a supreme combination of arrogance and stupidity.
Callista Gingrich, wife of former GOP House Speaker and CNN's Crossfire panelist Newt Gingrich, has written three superb children's books on important events in American history.
Michael Taube's Feb. 27 article "Framing a unified conservative message" misidentified the Conservative Victory Fund. The fund was created by the late Rep. John M. Ashbrook of Ohio and is not affiliated with Karl Rove's Conservative Victory Project.
From 1948 to 1975, Walt Kelly's "Pogo" was recognized as one of the world's great comic strips. The talented cartoonist, an unabashed political liberal who regularly blended wit with sarcasm, had absolutely no fear when it came to expressing his viewpoint.