Jerry Zezima: Isn’t it romantic?

Jerry Zezima: Isn’t it romantic?

When you’ve been married for 40 years, as my wife, Sue, and I have been, you want to celebrate your anniversary in a big way, by doing something...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Eric Zorn: Ending credit card signatures is a whale of a good idea

Eric Zorn: Ending credit card signatures is a whale of a good idea

So long, Shamu. For more than a decade I’ve been signing the name of the world’s most famous killer whale on credit card receipts and sign...

April 24th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: Paranormal moments for one who’s never been normal

John Grindrod: Paranormal moments for one who’s never been normal

I’ll be first in line when it comes to admitting my behaviors have never been what most would call normal. The list of my idiosyncrasies would f...

April 24th, 2018 |  



Michael Reagan: The Sad State of My California

Michael Reagan: The Sad State of My California

You don’t want to live in my state.Sure, it’s beautiful. The weather is great.And most people who live here are nice, good, successful, ta...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


George Will: True story made for the movies

George Will: True story made for the movies

WASHINGTON — Coming soon to a cinema near you — you can make this happen; read on — is a bite-your-nails true-story thriller featuri...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Becca Peckinpaugh: Get the facts on sexual violence

Becca Peckinpaugh: Get the facts on sexual violence

“Silence doesn’t mean that a person quits. It simply means that one doesn’t want to argue with people who just don’t understan...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Jim Krumel: Getting a refresher course in magnu-matics

Jim Krumel: Getting a refresher course in magnu-matics

No one ever said this job gets boring. Some days you think you’re working in little Chicago, other days it’s Mayberry. It’s always i...

April 23rd, 2018 updated: April 23rd, 2018. |  


Ron Lora: You need to have a say in May

Ron Lora: You need to have a say in May

“Think harder, dig deeper, go vote!”“Your Vote, your Future.” “Have a voice, make a choice.”Many versions of these...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Dr. Glenn Mollette – Bush funeral service beautiful

Dr. Glenn Mollette – Bush funeral service beautiful

I’ve always admired Barbara Bush. Like millions of others I was saddened to hear about her declining health and then recent death. Many televisi...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Racism is a white problem

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Racism is a white problem

Racism is a white problem.I know that many white people will instinctively and emphatically resist that observation. They’ll note the self-evide...

April 21st, 2018 |