Chris Erskine: Did dad jokes drive daughter from L.A. to Cincinnati?

Chris Erskine: Did dad jokes drive daughter from L.A. to Cincinnati?

Recently, I mentioned how much I wouldn’t miss my younger daughter when she moves away, which seemed a statement cloaked in irony and denial ...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Leonard Pitts: Robert Rialmo’s lawsuit an act of gall

Leonard Pitts: Robert Rialmo’s lawsuit an act of gall

First he killed him. Now he’s suing him.I have no idea whether Robert Rialmo, the Chicago police officer who shot 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier ...

February 10th, 2016 |  


John Grindrod: Beware the wrath of an angry baby

John Grindrod: Beware the wrath of an angry baby

Last Wednesday as I was getting my day started checking business emails at a Hampton Inn in my old college town of Oxford, I got a call from my younge...

February 9th, 2016 |  



Mark Figley: We deserve better than Trump

Mark Figley: We deserve better than Trump

Donald Trump.Before his presidential run, he was known simply as “The Apprentice”; a billionaire casino developer, construction magnate, r...

February 9th, 2016 |  


Celia Rivenbark: Curvy Barbie, great! Now where’s Dadbod Ken?

Celia Rivenbark: Curvy Barbie, great! Now where’s Dadbod Ken?

Mattel has introduced three new Barbies in hopes of finally shushing the ever-louder protests that the iconic doll’s nutty measurements give gir...

February 8th, 2016 |  


Car talk: If only it were so easy

Car talk: If only it were so easy

Why can’t I use carbon dioxide gas to fill my tires instead of air (78 percent nitrogen) or instead of 100 percent nitrogen? If EVERYONE in the ...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Jim Krumel: Call him Mr. Herb Sherrell, he’s earned that

Jim Krumel: Call him Mr. Herb Sherrell, he’s earned that

The “Duck Man” stopped by the office late Friday morning.I never knew there was such a person.I’m glad I know now.We’ll get to...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Flint water crisis — You can’t make this stuff up

Thomas Lucente: Flint water crisis — You can’t make this stuff up

The hypocrisy of the left is always entertaining, though quite dangerous. The thing is, they simply don’t see it. Let’s take the water crisis i...

February 7th, 2016 updated: February 7th, 2016. |  


George Will: The Super Bowl’s 60 minutes of damage

George Will: The Super Bowl’s 60 minutes of damage

WASHINGTON — Settling unhappily into his Super Bowl seat, Himalayan high behind the end zone, Joe spots an empty seat low and on the 50-yard lin...

February 6th, 2016 |  


David Trinko: 50 years of super games, blowouts and memories

David Trinko: 50 years of super games, blowouts and memories

The Super Bowl marks its 50th anniversary Sunday, celebrating an astounding number of extremely interesting games.It’s brought us some real dog ...

February 6th, 2016 |