Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Designer Jeans From Designer Genes

by Henry I. Millervia TCS Daily
Thursday, July 27, 2006

As the "new biotechnology" -- gene-splicing, or "genetic modification" (GM) -- enjoys ever more varied and impressive successes, the intractable opposition from environmental and other activists has become reminiscent of the old cartoon cliché about the person who year after year inaccurately predicts the end of the world…

Analysis and Commentary

U.S. as vulnerable as Roman Empire

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, July 27, 2006

We Americans don't seem to worry that we owe billions of dollars to the Chinese, or that our oil hunger is enriching hostile rogue regimes, or that our annual budget deficit keeps adding to our national debt…

Analysis and Commentary

Cease-fire calls ring hollow in light of WWII history

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Thursday, July 27, 2006

Those of us old enough to remember World War II face many painful reminders of how things have changed in Americans' behavior during a war…

Analysis and Commentary

Middle East War: Made in Europe

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Los Angeles Times
Thursday, July 27, 2006

When and where did this war begin…