Relax, people! They’re just cookies

Just as my annual diet has begun showing promise, my greatest obstacle to success is upon me: Girl Scout Cookie season has begun. My problem...

On crime and punishment … which makes me hungry

A man in Texas was recently sentenced to 50 years in prison for stealing more than $1 million worth of fajitas. It was $1,251,578 worth...

The Fourth Amendment enters the 21st century

Timothy Carpenter’s interest in smartphones has had two unintended consequences. It has drawn the Supreme Court deeper into ongoing debates about applying the Constitution’s...

More misconceptions about college

Now that we’ve all had a good airing of grievances about elite colleges and their attendant injustices,...

The end of the old Republican internationalist order

The spook’s eyes at the Londonskaya Hotel bar burned holes in me. Every time I glanced in...

… and why Elizabeth Warren is wrong

Elizabeth Warren, the pointy end of the spear of Democratic radicalism, has called for the end of...

Taking 10 minutes a day to reflect on being grateful

Thanksgiving dominated a lot of the headlines over the weekend, especially regarding travel. This time of November tends to be one of the biggest...

Happy Dexter Day to everyone!

It is here! It has arrived! It is Dexter Day! Wherever you are, do something. Although I’m not sure what. Watch some old television, maybe? Back...

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...

Location similar to Ind. 116 in Noble could get a guardrail

Wells County is not the only community facing a dangerous roadway where the installation of a guardrail...