Lori Borgman: When culottes were c-o-o-l

Lori Borgman: When culottes were c-o-o-l

Once again I find myself making fashion history and not necessarily in a good way.One of our daughters texted me a picture of a short dress with wide ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


George Will: America’s predictable pension crisis

George Will: America’s predictable pension crisis

WASHINGTON — Some American disasters come as bolts from the blue — the stock market crash of October 1929, Pearl Harbor, the designated hi...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Debra-Lynn B. Hook: Mom’s role in movies, same as in real-life

Debra-Lynn B. Hook: Mom’s role in movies, same as in real-life

Motherhood is featured in memorable ways in film this past season, illuminating several universal truths we mama types need to hear:1. Even hardened d...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


John M. Crisp: Trump’s mental disposition should concern the nation

John M. Crisp: Trump’s mental disposition should concern the nation

On Saturday morning, I invested 77 minutes in another look at President Donald Trump’s news conference of last Thursday. It was a remarkably str...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


John Grindrod: Plugging February’s sports void

John Grindrod: Plugging February’s sports void

Certainly, for many of us sports fans, once the Super Bowl is over, there’s a sports void, one that, at least for me, isn’t even filled by...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Cynthia Allen: Will the Trump era create a conundrum for Catholics?

Cynthia Allen: Will the Trump era create a conundrum for Catholics?

Just a week ago, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refused to give the go-ahead for President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blo...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Celia Rivenbark: Committed to alternative facts

Celia Rivenbark: Committed to alternative facts

If this whole Trump mess was a movie — and sometimes it feels like it might be — Kellyanne Conway would play the popular mean girl’s...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: Funny business on Presidents Day

Jim Krumel: Funny business on Presidents Day

Presidents Day is a day when some folks get the day off because … well, I’m not sure why they get the day off.For a lot of them, it’...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Murdock: Democrats should apologize for centuries of anti-black abuse

Murdock: Democrats should apologize for centuries of anti-black abuse

NEW YORK — Black History Month 2017 is the perfect time for Democrats to apologize for their centuries of abuse against black Americans.• ...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


George Will: An adult voice amid pandemic childishness

George Will: An adult voice amid pandemic childishness

WASHINGTON — In his 72 years, Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, who was raised in segregated Ri...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |