Jay Ambrose: Nancy Pelosi strikes again

Jay Ambrose: Nancy Pelosi strikes again

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump has killed people by the way he has conducted himself during the coronavirus crisis, and, look,...

April 7th, 2020 |  


John Grindrod: Some outside and inside thoughts during The Great Quarantine

John Grindrod: Some outside and inside thoughts during The Great Quarantine

During this, what historians may very well one day call The Great Quarantine, I’ve had plenty of time to think, as many of you have as well, esp...

April 7th, 2020 |  


Robert Chase: Sorry, We’re out of toasters!

Robert Chase: Sorry, We’re out of toasters!

When the price of oil collapsed to $9 per barrel in the late 1980’s, it was jokingly said that banks in Oklahoma were offering people who opened...

April 7th, 2020 |  



Kelly McDonald: All of us are homeschoolers now

Kelly McDonald: All of us are homeschoolers now

With reports of nearly 1 billion students around the world missing school due to the COVID-19 pandemic, education is poised for a dramatic reset. In t...

April 6th, 2020 |  


Jerry Zezima: In defense of grandparents

Jerry Zezima: In defense of grandparents

To Dan PatrickLieutenant GovernorAustin, TexasDear Lt. Gov. Patrick:I’m Jerry Zezima, a fellow grandfather who has five grandchildren ranging in...

April 6th, 2020 |  


Jim Krumel: Finding the strength: Virus comes with a message

Jim Krumel: Finding the strength: Virus comes with a message

Mary Norman says it is the unknown that bothers her the most right now.She’ll be 72 in May and she and her husband John, 79, are like so many se...

April 6th, 2020 updated: April 6th, 2020. |  


Tom Purcell: Virus threatens Prine’s life when music most needed

Tom Purcell: Virus threatens Prine’s life when music most needed

When I was a junior at Penn State, I had a front-row seat when legendary singer-songwriter John Prine performed on campus.If you aren’t familiar...

April 5th, 2020 |  


Katy Rossiter: Be involved: Fill out your census

Katy Rossiter: Be involved: Fill out your census

As the COVID-19 crisis wreaks unprecedented havoc, individuals who want to take action against the next calamity the nation may face can begin with on...

April 4th, 2020 |  


Matthew A. Baum: Why Trump’s approval rating is still going up

Matthew A. Baum: Why Trump’s approval rating is still going up

The number of cases of COVID-19 is soaring in the United States. The economy is in free fall. Tens of millions of Americans are locked down in their h...

April 4th, 2020 |  


David Trinko: Presenting a strange form of entertainment

David Trinko: Presenting a strange form of entertainment

Our evenings are full of social isolation, teens and tweens anxious to get out of the house and weird presentations about unfamiliar topics.Could life...

April 4th, 2020 |