Cal Thomas: The Billy Graham I knew

Cal Thomas: The Billy Graham I knew

In my long career in journalism, I have met many famous people, but none of them impressed me as much as William Franklin “Billy” Graham. ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Commentary: What liberals miss about the Second Amendment

Commentary: What liberals miss about the Second Amendment

When it comes to guns, it often appears as though liberals and conservatives are speaking different languages. Liberals express their horror at each n...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: This time needs to be the last time

Lori Borgman: This time needs to be the last time

Since our accountant joined a bigger firm, we can no longer just say hello to the ladies at the front desk and breeze into his office. We check in at ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  



George Will: Billy Graham: Neither prophet nor theologian

George Will: Billy Graham: Neither prophet nor theologian

WASHINGTON — Asked in 1972 if he believed in miracles, Billy Graham answered: Yes, Jesus performed some and there are many “miracles aroun...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Joe Blundo: Bored by ‘infrastructure’ talk

Joe Blundo: Bored by ‘infrastructure’ talk

Do we really need infrastructure? The word, I mean.It has been in wide use only since the mid-20th century, and it doesn’t exactly set hearts af...

February 21st, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: John Grindrod: Baskerville and Dabo, the stories behind the nicknames

John Grindrod: John Grindrod: Baskerville and Dabo, the stories behind the nicknames

I’ve always been fascinated by first names, either given at birth or nicknames accorded shortly after, by parents who strove to give their offsp...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Dan K. Thomasson: Can Kelly (or next Chief of Staff) keep up with Trump?

Dan K. Thomasson: Can Kelly (or next Chief of Staff) keep up with Trump?

WASHIINGTON — The most important position in the nation that exists outside the Oval Office is the Chief of Staff of the White House. He is the ...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Celia Rivenbark: Is this a thing?

Celia Rivenbark: Is this a thing?

Have you noticed this irritating trend?You’re paying for your stuff at the grocery store, or wherever, and the clerk, all bright-eyed and coache...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Kathleen Parker: Going Hogg wild

Kathleen Parker: Going Hogg wild

WASHINGTON — It was a profoundly poignant image: Thirty to 40 teens huddled together in a small dark room, their downturned faces illuminated by...

February 18th, 2018 |  


Commentary: Another shooting: How can I tell my son he’ll be OK at school?

Commentary: Another shooting: How can I tell my son he’ll be OK at school?

As we waited for the school bus on a recent morning, my 9-year-old son asked me what he should do if a shooter walks into his elementary school and st...

February 18th, 2018 |