Royal baby: The longest 9 months

by Barbara Simpson -- Are you holding your breath? I'm not – but I do have one question. It has to do with the pictures of Meghan. Every tabloid has at least more…

Stay out of it, Pope Francis!

by Barbara Simpson -- As though this country doesn't have enough to do dealing with recalcitrant Democrats and Republican turncoats when the issue of our border is concerned, now we have to more…

What caused the burning of Notre Dame?

by Barbara Simpson -- I awoke that morning and, as I usually do, checked the news on the radio and the internet. I didn't realize it was an historic day. One story more…

In the womb: What is it?

by Barbara Simpson -- We have print, video and, of course, the Internet. Is there any limit to what we know or can know with all the means of transmitting information? For more…

Airplane safety: Who are we gonna believe?

by Barbara Simpson -- My first flight was as a passenger in a single-engine Comanche, flying from Michigan to Colorado. Then, the return flight. I was young and so naïve that I more…

Fate worse than death for New Zealand?

by Barbara Simpson -- Ever since the shooting stopped at the two mosques in New Zealand, our media – and likely world media – have been filled with the theme of the more…

California governor: 'Gavin the Holy'

by Barbara Simpson -- Don't you just love it when a dyed-in-the-wool politician suddenly finds God and morality and goes off the deep end?! It's happened again, this time in the great more…