Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Seasonal quiet and silence

In the 21st century, contemporary “fast and furious” seems to be a way of life for many, perhaps even the vast majority. It has...

The cost of our war on politicians

We didn’t fully realize just how hard it was to be president until we had one with no idea of what it takes to...

Tariffs will force Trump to break key campaign promises

President Trump’s announcement that he will impose stiff tariffs on American companies that purchase imported steel and aluminum should have come as no surprise....

Capital punishment: Can government be trusted?

When the Indiana Supreme Court put the state’s capital punishment pursuits back on track last month, ruling in effect that it could choose whichever...

Some time without a smartphone not so bad

It’s odd how we grow so attached to pieces of technology as time goes on and as those devices become almost essential in our...

The agony of Jeff Sessions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been attacked and belittled by President Donald Trump more than Vladimir Putin has. Trump has had rough patches with most...

Don’t tread on this voter’s T-shirt

Andrew Cilek might be — this is just a hunch — unaware that 2018 is Brooks Brothers’ bicentennial. Judging by what he wore when...

A ‘reality TV’ GOP Senate primary hits the homestretch

The three Republican U.S. Senate candidates have spent the last six months building the foundations for their campaigns and preparing for this very moment....

Letters to the Editor: Educators demand action on guns, student safety

In the wake of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 people dead, student survivors organized a group called...

Crash videos, Boilermaker basketball, a wedding …

If I have just two words of advice to give to you this day, they are two I routinely give myself: “Pay attention!” I get...