Kathleen Parker: The Sanders-Trump magical mystery tour

Kathleen Parker: The Sanders-Trump magical mystery tour

WASHINGTON — Barrels of ink and galaxies of pixels have been sacrificed to solving the mystery of the spectacular rise of Bernie Sanders and Don...

October 17th, 2015 |  


If at first you don’t succeed

If at first you don’t succeed

I thought that I had shot holes in the aspirations of the politically ambitious lawyer and the muck-rakers from the Cleveland Plain Dealer when the Gr...

October 16th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Los Angeles Times: A legal stall on immigration?

OCT. 13, 2015 — Frustrated by the House’s inaction on a bipartisan Senate bill that would have overhauled the nation’s immigration l...

October 16th, 2015 |  



George Will: Emanuel battles history in Chicago

George Will: Emanuel battles history in Chicago

CHICAGO — A Midwestern humorist, Indiana’s Kin Hubbard, said people often confuse bad management with destiny. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel ...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: Lost (and found) bear became unbearable

Lori Borgman: Lost (and found) bear became unbearable

There was a small birthday party at the house the other day. Amid the whirlwind of people leaving — with kids scrambling for shoes and jackets b...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Columbus has a naughty side, but the town has always been pretty good at hiding it behind Midwestern blandness.Not so good, though, that two writers c...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Column: Hillary hits 2 of 3 goals

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton had three big tasks to accomplish in Tuesday night’s debate: Reassure the Democratic establishment, dr...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Mark Figley: Obama surrenders U.S. greatness to Putin

Mark Figley: Obama surrenders U.S. greatness to Putin

During his recent address before the U.N. General Assembly, Russian President Vladimir Putin took the world stage to embarrass the United States in ep...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |  


John Grindrod: Missing my teachable moments

John Grindrod: Missing my teachable moments

This past summer, I read with interest the story involving the PBS series “Finding Your Roots” and Ben Affleck. For those of you who may h...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Kathleen Parker: Don’t do it, Paul Ryan

Kathleen Parker: Don’t do it, Paul Ryan

WASHINGTON — The worst job in the world, it turns out, isn’t the U.S. presidency but speaker of the House of Representatives.“ItR...

October 13th, 2015 |