George Will: The Democrats and the 1919 World Series

George Will: The Democrats and the 1919 World Series

WASHINGTON — Watching Democratic presidential aspirants is like watching, a century ago, the 1919 World Series, when discerning spectators thoug...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Karl W. Smith: Amazon is saving retail, not destroying it

Karl W. Smith: Amazon is saving retail, not destroying it

Last week U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin argued that Amazon has “destroyed the retail industry across the United States” and so th...

July 30th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: A waste of Mueller’s time

Kathleen Parker: A waste of Mueller’s time

WASHINGTON — The picture that spoke far more words than former special counsel Robert Mueller uttered during last week’s hearings was take...

July 30th, 2019 |  



John Grindrod: Cars and kids, a reflection

John Grindrod: Cars and kids, a reflection

When it comes to the wonders that literacy presents, one that can’t be underestimated is our ability to connect the dots between the stories we ...

July 30th, 2019 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Teen depression sees alarming numbers

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Teen depression sees alarming numbers

A Pew Research Center Fact Tank analysis of a 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health found more disturbing news about American teenage depression...

July 29th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: A little civility may go a long ways

Jim Krumel: A little civility may go a long ways

Howard Silbersher was angry.White-hot upset with a congressman from Ohio.We’ll give you three guesses who raised his ire. No. You’re only ...

July 29th, 2019 updated: July 29th, 2019. |  


Column: Gubernatorial experience no longer holds a lot of sway in presidential races

Column: Gubernatorial experience no longer holds a lot of sway in presidential races

It’s hard not to feel a little sorry for John Hickenlooper. He did everything you’re supposed to do to become a White House contender. Fir...

July 28th, 2019 updated: July 29th, 2019. |  


Karl Smith: Folly on food stamps

Karl Smith: Folly on food stamps

The Department of Agriculture’s four-paragraph announcement in the Federal Register of a “revision of categorical eligibility in the Suppl...

July 28th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: Mueller cooks up nothing burger

Michael Reagan: Mueller cooks up nothing burger

Lucky, lucky me.I just happened to be in Paris — France, not Texas, s’il vous plaît — on Wednesday when Robert Mueller made the...

July 27th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: Grapevine — Who knew what?

Jim Krumel: Grapevine — Who knew what?

Who knew what, when did they know it, and why didn’t they share information with each other?Those are questions for local economic development l...

July 27th, 2019 |