The hunt for the great white hitman

by Jack Cashill -- The Kansas City television station Fox 4 KC collects all the recent victims of drive-by shootings on one Web page. Here are some sample headlines: "4-year-old shot during more…

If only Romney had spoken out in 2012

by Jack Cashill -- In 2012, if he'd had half the nerve Donald Trump has, Mitt Romney would have been elected president of the United States. The turning point in Romney's fortunes more…

Back by popular demand: Electric football

by Jack Cashill -- Every other Christmas, in the guise of Santa, my kindly father would place under the tree a game that held an oddly wondrous appeal both for him and more…

Where the Vichy Weekly Standard went wrong

by Jack Cashill -- On June 6, 2001, my partner James Sanders and I staged a pre-screening of our TWA 800 documentary "Silenced" for a tough audience, the Kansas City "hangar" of more…

Might Trump be most honest president ever?

by Jack Cashill -- Watching President's Trump's confrontation on Tuesday with Sen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi on the subject of immigration, I found myself asking, "Is Donald Trump the most more…

A Thanksgiving lesson for Ms. Ocasio-Cortez

by Jack Cashill -- Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York knows at least that there is such a thing as Thanksgiving. On Tuesday, America's youngest member of Congress proved as much by more…

Josh Hawley beats McCaskill -- despite his hair

by Jack Cashill -- Sitting at lunch in Kansas City before the election, I could not help but overhear two well-dressed women loudly discussing the upcoming election. In my experience, women of more…