Politically correct summer camp

Dear Mom and Dad, It’s been less than a week since you dropped me off at summer camp. You better come get me ‘cause I’m...

The big lies about health care

To succeed in gutting health coverage for millions of Americans, Senate Republican leaders need to get a series of lies accepted as truth. Journalists...

Is Ken looking good? No, but somebody thinks so

Ken has a man-bun. This is not big news across the board, perhaps, but it illustrates a certain worldview to me and my only reaction...

A high stakes health reform vote at hand

Freshman Republican U.S. Sen. Todd Young articulated this month what should be a no-brainer: The looming health care reform legislation should be a bipartisan...

Film crew, Jenna Yonker show our future is bright

The June 16 edition of the News Banner had a story about Jenna Yonker’s film production of “Maggie B.” I personally had the opportunity...

Warm beer, Sundays and Daylight Savings Time

Indiana’s antiquated liquor laws have been popping up for debate for several years. Much like the debates over Daylight Savings Time never seemed to...

A Democratic blind spot on culture

How much do Democrats really want to defeat Donald Trump? It’s worth asking in the wake of the latest Democratic failure to notch an electoral...

A victory for party, not Trump

What we learned from Tuesday’s special congressional election in Georgia is that there is no magical solution to the country’s Trump problem. This will...

Time to kill? Consider sitting in traffic

If you suddenly find yourself with too much time on your hands, consider a road trip. Nothing serves to remind us how fleeting time...

Stopping Kim Jong Un

Otto Warmbier’s death is one of hundreds of thousands at the hands of the most brutal regime in the world, North Korea’s. The American student...