December 10, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen's 1837 fairy tale, "The Emperor's New Clothes," tells of a vain emperor valuing clothes so much he turns a blind eye when duped into believing he is wearing magical new attire.
December 03, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Iran’s mullahs believe Allah placed a 21st-century Neville Chamberlain in the White House at a most critical time. Unfortunately, they may be right.
November 26, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The late ventriloquist Edgar Bergen used a dummy named Mortimer Snerd, a character so dumb everything required a full explanation. Finally understanding, Mortimer would shake his head in amazement, saying "Who'd 'a' thunk it (possible)?"
November 19, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- What a difference half a century makes!
November 08, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Veterans Day honors all who serve/served in the military; Memorial Day those who died in America's wars. But sometimes lost in the mix is a "veteran era's" passing.
November 05, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- The train barreling down the tracks, endangering America’s freedoms, is Islam. We fail, at our peril, to understand its danger through a national debate.
October 29, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- It is time to "talk turkey" about Turkey's role in NATO.
October 22, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Following yet another senseless round of fruitless talks with Iran on its nuclear program, Tehran remains just as committed to building a nuclear arsenal as it does to killing "Alireza M."
October 15, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 15 (UPI) -- It is appropriate to apply an old biblical term "den of iniquity" to mosques as the New York City Police Department has been doing for some Islamic centers.
October 08, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 8 (UPI) -- At times in U.S. history its leaders failed to "get the message" of a national security threat, suffering dire consequences as a result.
October 01, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- The author says he finds it far from amusing to see a U.S. president naively falling victim to such monstrous hostile intent as threatened by Iran
September 24, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- As Iran gets closer to developing nuclear weapons, Israel has to decide whether to await U.S. military assistance to stop Tehran or to go it alone.
September 17, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Sept. 17 (UPI) -- After U.S. missteps on Syria, Israel now knows Obama IS bluffing and responsibility for halting Iran’s nuclear weapons program falls to Israeli military forces alone.
September 10, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Why look to Damascus when Tehran controls anti-U.S. acts in the region?
September 03, 2013
HERNDON, Va., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- A 5-year-old Saudi girl may prove to wield more influence over her people than the country's religious leaders touting twisted "virtues" of Islam.