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Why Voters Are Turning Off
by Star Parker
Mar 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the current colorful, for want of a better word, presidential campaign is attracting attention from voters, indicators are that this attention reflects voters being turned off to the whole...
Law proving to be no match for bad attitude
by Charlie Mitchell
Mar 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD — It’s hard for journalists (or citizens for that matter) to overcome the bad attitudes often on display by officious officials who inhabit many Mississippi “service” offices. Seriously. Too...
Cruz's Path to Nomination
by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann
Mar 30, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump is most likely to win the GOP nomination. But Ted Cruz definitely has a path to victory if he can win key contests. Trump's current delegate lead over Cruz and John Kasich (Trump -- 73...
Is Trump right about NATO?
by Patrick Buchanan
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
I am “not isolationist, but I am ‘America First,’” Donald Trump told The New York times last weekend. “I like the expression.” Of NATO, where the U.S. underwrites three-fourths of the cost of defen...
There ain’t no light
by Rheta Johnson
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Inside the old Montgomery city auditorium, dignitaries said the things dignitaries say, and Hank’s daughter Jett Williams thanked all the right folks in the succinct manner she’s...
Supreme hypocrisy runs deep in both parties
by Thomas Sowell
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
If there is one thing that is bipartisan in Washington, it is brazen hypocrisy. Currently there is much indignation being expressed by Democrats because the Republican-controlled Senate refuses to ...
Do social connections explain Trump’s appeal?
by Michael Barone
Mar 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
How can one make sense of the electoral divisions in this year’s Republican primaries and caucuses? The contours of Donald Trump’s support and opposition don’t fall on traditional lines. There’s no...
Melania Trump goes bare; should we care?
by Roger Simon
Mar 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
It used to be called yellow journalism. Using sensationalism, scare headlines and lurid photography, newspapers in the late 19th century competed for circulation by exploiting public interest in th...
New laws could mean new lawsuits in Mississippi
by Emily Wagster Pettus
Mar 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — Mississippi legislators are on track to produce dozens of new state laws. And, as in years past, they’re probably creating plenty of work for attorneys. Before some bills even land on Gov...
Our View: Tourism board's job - bring people to Corinth
Mar 28, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
One of Corinth’s most misunderstood and sometimes controversial decision making groups is the Corinth Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Board. They are volunteers appointed by either the Alcorn C...
The 'apology tour' comes full circle
by Cal Thomas
Mar 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
At the beginning of his presidency, Barack Obama traveled to Cairo, Europe and the United Nations to "apologize" for past American actions and attitudes, which he claimed helped create divisions be...
Is ISIS faithful to Islam?
by Pat Buchanan
Mar 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
"We are not at war with Islam," said John Kasich after the Brussels massacre, "We're at war with radical Islam." Kasich's point raises a question: Does the Islamic faith in any way sanction or cond...
Donald Trump smells victory
by Roger Simon
Mar 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
I think it is time to face facts and imagine what life would be like under a Donald Trump presidency. I admit the thought is terrifying. What if he were president today and had just gotten news tha...
Infrastructure legislation is struggling
by Sid Salter
Mar 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Reports on Mississippi roads and bridges are so plentiful that one could pave several miles of roadway or shore up crumbling bridges with them, it would seem. That may be an exaggeration, but repor...
Trump draws out 14 million new Republican voters
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Mar 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Love him or hate him – and mostly they love him – Donald Trump's candidacy will have increased Republican primary turnout by 14 million votes over the 2012 levels. With a bit more than half the pri...
President Obama’s Che moment
by Rich Lowry
Mar 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama inadvertently found the perfect photo-op for his Cuba visit at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Jose Marti Memorial in Havana. A news photo at Revolution Square caught Obama s...
Donald Trump has 37 percent
by Michael Barone
Mar 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Many Donald Trump supporters think he is a slam dunk to beat Hillary Clinton in the general election. The candidate himself certainly takes this view. But Trump's analysis of current public polls i...
Free the little sisters of the poor
by Star Parker
Mar 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The passage of the Affordable Care Act – aka Obamacare – in 2010 launched the tea party movement and planted seeds of resentment toward the Washington establishment that rages across the nation tod...
The rule-or-ruin Republicans
by Pat Buchanan
Mar 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
"Things reveal themselves passing away," wrote W. B. Yeats. Whatever one may think of Donald Trump, his campaign has done us a service – exposing the underbelly of a decaying establishment whose re...
A liberal garland for Garland
by Cal Thomas
Mar 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Whenever I hear the words "centrist" or "moderate," especially when they come from The New York Times and The Washington Post, the words "liberal" and "cover-up" immediately come to mind. Since Pre...