The new politics of advertising

by Lowell Ponte -- Gillette, whose razors shave a large share of the men in America, just issued a controversial commercial that accuses many of its customers of poisoning our society with more…

The progressive panic over Trumpzilla

by Lowell Ponte -- President Donald Trump continues to be the progressive left's worst nightmare, what the classic movie "Forbidden Planet" foresaw as a "monster from the id," created by their own more…

Polarizing politics

by Lowell Ponte -- America watched the radically transformed leftist Democratic Party take control of the House of Representatives last week. It was an ugly spectacle. "We're gonna impeach the MotherF***er," declared more…

The New Year and the New World Disorder

by Lowell Ponte -- World War I ended a century ago in 1919, leaving more than 116,000 Americans dead and 320,000 sick or wounded in Progressive Democrat President Woodrow Wilson's conflict. Many more…

Way to fund a border wall

by Lowell Ponte -- "Good fences make good neighbors." – Robert Frost, poet Democrats have chosen to defund the federal government rather than pay a pittance to protect our country. Some kind more…

The Orwellian lexicon of the left

by Lowell Ponte -- Words control how a person thinks, and that thought shapes our reality. This is why the left works so hard to control and censor the language we use. more…

Would Democrats wreck America to win in 2020?

by Lowell Ponte -- The diverse menagerie of Democratic presidential candidates for 2020 already looks like the bar scene in "Star Wars." But left-of-center star Bruce Springsteen sees no Democrat now running more…

Alaska and America's fragile foothold

by Lowell Ponte -- The great earthquake on Friday struck just north of Anchorage at 8:30 a.m., with dawn more than an hour away. Its magnitude 7.2 tremor lasted only 30 seconds, more…

Should you take a home DNA test?

by Lowell Ponte -- "Know thyself," advised the ancient Greek oracle at Delphi, whose Delphic prophecies sometimes misled those seeking guidance and destroyed them. Today, self-knowledge comes in a box from companies more…

California smokescreen: More red than green

by Lowell Ponte -- Why is California ablaze with fires that have scorched more than a quarter-million acres, killed more than 76 people, and have more than 1,200 unaccounted for? The apparent more…