Robert Garnett: Remembering the Battle of the Somme

Robert Garnett: Remembering the Battle of the Somme

One hundred years ago today, the greatest battle of the First World War began — the Battle of the Somme.Hope died that day, and the modern age b...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Lori Borgman: I don’t need sorry, I need solutions

Lori Borgman: I don’t need sorry, I need solutions

Can we stop saying we’re sorry?I’ve been on the phone trying to straighten out some billing matters and every customer service rep I talk ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


George Will: The hinge of the Great War

George Will: The hinge of the Great War

“See that little stream? We could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk to it — a whole empire walking very slowl...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

The folks in Washington, D.C., who’ve launched an effort to cut the nation’s food waste by 50 percent by 2030 should start in Limaland.Fro...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Dan K. Thomasson: Clinton unlikely to let Warren steal her thunder

Dan K. Thomasson: Clinton unlikely to let Warren steal her thunder

WASHINGTON — It would be a mistake for Hillary Clinton to ask Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts to be her running mate on this fall’s...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


John Grindrod: Now, back in my day …

John Grindrod: Now, back in my day …

Of course, there are many interesting changes as we age, and while many focus on the physical metamorphoses and the growing list of limitations of wha...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Christine M. Flowers: In Pennsylvania, courageous lawmakers recognize abortion for what it is

Christine M. Flowers: In Pennsylvania, courageous lawmakers recognize abortion for what it is

Here are some of the things you are not supposed to compare to abortion:Slavery. That’s because slaves were human, and even though the law treat...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: Acquaintance rape a reality on college campuses

Christina Ryan Claypool: Acquaintance rape a reality on college campuses

Comedian Bill Cosby and Brock Turner, a Dayton area young man turned Stanford swimmer, have a lot in common. Both were once highly respected individua...

June 27th, 2016 |  


The incredible hopelessness of America’s gun ‘Conversation’

The incredible hopelessness of America’s gun ‘Conversation’

For millennia, the ability to interpret hieroglyphics had been lost to the ages. So when Jean-Francois Champollion decoded the Rosetta Stone it was a ...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


Car talk:

Car talk:

Dear Car Talk:I was reading a review of the Kia Optima (next to your esteemed column here in the paper). It mentioned that the base 2.4-liter engine ...

June 26th, 2016 |