Rants & Raves

...glorious falls! PRESIDENT OBAMA spends his time fundraising for the Democratic Party and ignores his day job as president of the United States. Since the American taxpayers are paying his salary, Obama needs to turn over every cent he has raised or...

The real crisis

...than 50 years ago during the golden age of American radicalism seems to be shiny and new in the mind of the president of the United States.That is the real crisis.

Another coat of whitewash

...Really, are we to expect findings that do anything other than make more palatable the jaw-dropping fact the president of the United States ? acting without legal notification of Congress ? traded five Taliban leaders for a low-level foot soldier...

Abolish Electoral College

...Faith" (Santa Fe, N.M.), there were only five people in the state of New Mexico who could vote for president of the United States of America.The rest of us just pretended to vote for the highest office.In a recent presidential campaign...

Secret Service says it could take many years to nab Target hackers

...countries ? including The Netherlands, Germany and the United Kingdom.While best known for protecting the president of the United States, the U.S. Secret Service was originally formed in 1865 to investigate crimes related to counterfeit currency...

Jimmy Carter recalls rival Bo Callaway

...began to dull. And Carter's accomplishments -- becoming the 76th governor of Georgia in 1971 and the 39th president of the United States in 1977 -- easily trumped those of his longtime rival.Any hard feelings they had once harbored began to...

Don't disrespect Obama

...policies, but also assassinate his character, to the extent of not affording him the respect of being the president of the United States.The Augusta Chronicle's editorial staff has been particularly instrumental in portraying the president...

Lerner's lesson

...powerful as the IRS without involving others.Only the most willfully ignorant person could claim now, as the president of the United States did two months ago, that there's not a "smidgen" of corruption in the IRS targeting scandal.As Camp...

Chambliss remains modest on hole-in-one

...the world in town, for example, and I keep thinking about how politicians perform. I wondered how well the president of the United States plays and decided to ask someone who's played with him. I asked Georgia's U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss...

Michaux: Arnold Palmer remains as relevant as ever in the modern world

...greenkeeper's, and I said greenkeeper's son, from Latrobe, Pennsylvania, would ever play golf with the President of the United States?" he said.Yet it's Palmer's genial charm and genuine respect for everyone he comes in contact with...