The dog, the fracture and the ‘palmists’ By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Whenever president-elect Joe Biden makes a rare public appearance and is out of the immediate control of his team it increases my suspicions that he is not physically, and above all mentally, up to the job he is about to take over.…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY DECEMBER 2, 2020          TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY. I’M NOT TELLING YOU HOW OLD I AM, BUT I AM THINKING OF APPLYING RONALD REAGAN’S LINE ABOUT THIS BEING THE ANNIVERSARY OF MY 39TH BIRTHDAY!          THE SECOND BIRTH IS BETTER THAN THE FIRST, THOUGH OF COURSE YOU CAN’T BE BORN AGAIN UNTIL YOU ARE BORN…

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Worship the state, or else By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency In totalitarian societies, governments suppress the church and religious worship. That’s because dictators believe citizens should worship them as the highest authority and not a Higher Authority, which they view as a threat to their power and position. In the United States, the threat…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY DECEMBER 1, 2020          HERE ARE SOME OF MY INITIAL COMMENTS ON JOE BIDEN’S EARLY MOVES BEFORE TAKING OFFICE NEXT MONTH.          OVER THE WEEKEND BIDEN FRACTURED HIS FOOT WHILE PLAYING WITH A DOG. GIVEN HIS CLEAR DIMINISHED CAPACITY THAT’S NOT A GOOD SIGN. WE’RE A LONG WAY FROM THE KENNEDY’S TOUCH…

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 A most unusual Thanksgiving I have loved song lyrics since briefly flirting in my teens and early 20s with a career in musical comedy, settling instead for journalism after a sobering assessment of my talents. Lyricists, from Jerome Kern, to Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Frederick Loewe, Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerry…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY NOVEMBER 30, 2020          THE HEADLINE OF THE YEAR HAS TO BE FROM LAST WEEK’S WALL STREET JOURNAL. IT READ, “AFTER OREGON EASES DRUG LAWS, A RACE TO TREAT ADDICTS.” TALK ABOUT STATING THE OBVIOUS!          WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF LAW? ISN’T IT TO PREVENT PEOPLE FROM DOING WHAT IS NOT…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY NOVEMBER  27, 2020          IN A 5-4 RULING JUST BEFORE THANKSGIVING, THE SUPREME COURT BLOCKED NEW YORK FROM IMPOSING STRICT LIMITS ON ATTENDANCE AT RELIGIOUS SERVICES. NEW JUSTICE AMY CONEY BARRETT CAST THE DECIDING VOTE. CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS SIDED WITH THREE LIBERAL JUDGES IN DISSENT. NOT SURPRISING.          THE OPINION ALLOWS FOR…

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CAL THOMAS For release: 11/26/20 (NOTICE: For retransmission or other content delivery inquiries, please contact TCA Customer Service, 1-800-346-8798, tcacustomerservice@tronc.com.) A most unusual Thanksgiving By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency I have loved song lyrics since briefly flirting in my teens and early 20s with a career in musical comedy, settling instead for journalism after…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY NOVEMBER 25, 2020          IF YOU STILL HAVE A JOB, MONEY IN THE BANK, DON’T KNOW ANYONE WHO HAS THE VIRUS, OR HAS DIED AND YOU DON’T HAVE IT, YOU HAVE MUCH FOR WHICH TO BE THANKFUL.          BUT WHAT IF ONE OR MORE OF THESE DON’T APPLY TO YOU, CAN YOU…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY NOVEMBER 25, 2020          JOE BIDEN HAS BEGUN TO MAKE KNOWN HIS CABINET CHOICES. MOST ARE ESTABLISHMENT TYPES, OR RE-TREADS FROM THE OBAMA OR CLINTON ADMINISTRATIONS.          THE MOST TROUBLING IS FORMER SENATOR AND PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE JOHN KERRY. BIDEN HAS NAMED HIM A CLIMATE CZAR WHO WILL BE A MEMBER OF THE…

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