Chris Erskine: Buttering up the millennials (or at least their coffee) to try to understand

Chris Erskine: Buttering up the millennials (or at least their coffee) to try to understand

Back in fancy-schmancy Santa Monica. Don’t know why I keep coming here. The service is always terrible and the populace a bit smug — too p...

January 27th, 2016 |  


Michael Reagan: The white actors matter Academy Awards

Michael Reagan: The white actors matter Academy Awards

“Black Lives Matter” — except in Tinseltown.The Hollywood liberals who give Academy Awards to their friends got called out for their...

January 27th, 2016 |  


John Grindrod: Finding roots at the bottom of a polar vortex

John Grindrod: Finding roots at the bottom of a polar vortex

Several weeks ago, the extended menu of channels now available — so very different from the 13 (2 through 13 and 35) that were my only options f...

January 26th, 2016 |  



John M. Crisp: Can a good Christian be president? And vice versa

John M. Crisp: Can a good Christian be president? And vice versa

Can a good Christian be president? Hold that question for a moment. Let’s start with a different one:Can anyone except a “good,” mai...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Celia Rivenbark: Power of winning Powerball wasted on some

Celia Rivenbark: Power of winning Powerball wasted on some

I’m not usually a lottery player but, naturally, I bought a few $3 Powerball tickets when the payout climbed to $1.6 billion.In other words, I h...

January 25th, 2016 |  


Christine M. Flowers: Sarah Palin has let me down

Christine M. Flowers: Sarah Palin has let me down

Sarah Palin has made me sad. That’s something that I never thought would happen, particularly since I made a small cottage industry of defending...

January 25th, 2016 |  


Jim Krumel: Lima’s minority issues need discussion

Jim Krumel: Lima’s minority issues need discussion

We live in an imperfect society. What separates us from other communities is how we address and resolve issues to the betterment of our constituency.T...

January 24th, 2016 |  


Car talk: Switching gasoline not fatal

Car talk: Switching gasoline not fatal

Dear Car Talk:Will a car be damaged if a person mistakenly puts diesel into a gasoline car’s gas tank? And also, what happens if you put regular...

January 24th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: End the slaughter of innocents

Thomas Lucente: End the slaughter of innocents

Friday marked the 43rd anniversary of one of the worst Supreme Court decisions in U.S. history: Roe v. Wade. The court’s magical finding of a pri...

January 24th, 2016 updated: January 24th, 2016. |  


George Will: Will Obama’s overreach be policed?

George Will: Will Obama’s overreach be policed?

WASHINGTON — During Watergate, Henry Kissinger’s mordant wit leavened the unpleasantness: “The illegal we do immediately; the uncons...

January 24th, 2016 |