Saturday, September 22, 2018

Macron on Trumpism: Non!

The early story line about President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron focused on their “bromance” and Trump’s puerile claim to dominance when he...

Are your children ready for childhood boot camp?

By LEO MORRIS Hoosier Opions On reading that Indiana lawmakers are considering lowering the compulsory school age from 7 to 5 years old, I immediately went...

In Texas, a Democratic template for national victory in 2020

HOUSTON — Nationally, the Democratic Party, which gave indispensable assistance (“Basket of deplorables”!) to the election of today’s president, seems intent (“Impeach!”; “Abolish ICE!”;...

The curiosity of Calico Cardinal

No other name so fit this female cardinal. It was curiosity that killed Calico Cat. Calico Cardinal it became, nearly from day one of...

More complexities and (no surprise) more grumbling

“For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong.”  - H. L. Mencken Last week, we discussed the complexities of gun...

Exciting and anxious times for many young people

Last week and this week marks the first day of classes for most colleges and universities in the United States. It is an exciting...

Mattress girl discredited

If you haven’t heard of the “mattress girl,” it’s not for lack of trying among liberal opinion-shapers. Emma Sulkowicz, who dragged a blue mattress...

Tis the season for holiday-itus. But I have the cure.

Halloween was a bit boring for me as I was unable to go trick-or-treating with the ...

Does North Korea wish to become Upper Volta without rockets —...

Back when the Soviet Union had a first-rate nuclear arsenal but a ramshackle third-world economy that produced no consumer goods other than vodka and...

Trump and the degeneration of politics

The most corrosive aspect of Donald Trump’s presidency is its rousing success in making our politics ridiculous. The political class (yes, including columnists) is obsessed...