Lawrence S. Huffman: Getting in the last word

Lawrence S. Huffman: Getting in the last word

The decision of the United States Supreme Court was met with a variety of responses from the various segments and groups in the population. I don̵...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: The state is not God

Cal Thomas: The state is not God

Anyone looking for another reason not to leave life-and-death issues to the state need look no further than the conflict between the British governmen...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Lori Borgman: Dashing through summer, but not laughing all the way

Lori Borgman: Dashing through summer, but not laughing all the way

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but chances are you missed it.Everybody says it was easy to miss because it was faster than usual, but nobody can...

July 13th, 2017 |  


George Will: Fixing the ‘rotting carcass’ tax code

George Will: Fixing the ‘rotting carcass’ tax code

WASHINGTON — Cynics are said to be people who are prematurely disappointed about the future. Such dyspepsia is encouraged by watching Republican...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Chris Erskine: Mother Ocean leaves me sunny

Chris Erskine: Mother Ocean leaves me sunny

Dear beach friends,Great trip. Trust everybody got home OK. It was a long and challenging drive, particularly with sunburned legs against leather seat...

July 12th, 2017 |  


John M. Crisp: George Washington vs. Donald Trump

John M. Crisp: George Washington vs. Donald Trump

Americans are fond of rankings. We even rank our presidents. An internet search reveals dozens of presidential rankings by historians and news organiz...

July 12th, 2017 |  


John Grindrod: To readers, their contributions and their kindnesses

John Grindrod: To readers, their contributions and their kindnesses

In my constant challenge to come up with ideas for my scribbles, I always appreciate any help I can get from readers. Fortunately, over the years I...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Carl Leubsdorf: Trump is giving political inexperience a bad name

Carl Leubsdorf: Trump is giving political inexperience a bad name

One of Barack Obama’s principal arguments in seeking the presidency was that his stance as an outsider uninvolved in past Washington battles wou...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Chris Erskine: The stories they can tell

These dog days of summer are marked not so much by a general listlessness, for I deal with that always, but by dogs themselves. Ours are huffy, always...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: 1st week of July shows Berger’s vulnerability

Jim Krumel: 1st week of July shows Berger’s vulnerability

If crime becomes the issue that tilts Lima’s mayoral race four months from now, the first week of July may be the anchor that keeps one of Ohio&...

July 10th, 2017 updated: July 10th, 2017. |