Kathleen Parker: Deep thinkers? ‘Whatever, baby!’

Kathleen Parker: Deep thinkers? ‘Whatever, baby!’

WASHINGTON — Remember when conservatism meant deep thinkers and big ideas? Get over it.Today, conservatism means get your Miley (Cyrus) on and s...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Finding a trustworthy ‘secret squirrel’

Lawrence S. Huffman: Finding a trustworthy ‘secret squirrel’

The sale and use of dangerous drugs and the physical effect on those who use them is probably the biggest challenge faced by law enforcement people to...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Jay Ambrose: How Trump could lead us to socialism yet

Jay Ambrose: How Trump could lead us to socialism yet

One day, President Donald Trump is at a prayer meeting talking about Arnold Schwarzenegger being lousy on TV, and on another, he is naming the brillia...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


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 |