Saturday, April 30, 2016

You, my friend, are one tough customer for Santa. I mean, like many, the Fat Man knows food, but he doesn't know farming. As such,...

On the face of it, few things carry a more apt name than today's "lame duck" Congress. Indeed, how lame is it that after...

To hear Fred Stokes tell it, he got carried away "a mite" in a Kansas City news conference Aug. 10 with his explanation of...

For the first year in five, the lovely Catherine and I will not be driving a sack of sweet potatoes, a cooler with a...

Life seems to bounce from one hard lesson to the next. For example, no sooner than someone tells you "It's not about the money,"...

Sometimes it takes a newspaper’s ink-stained thumb to right the scale of justice, and no newspaper has a bigger, inkier thumb than the New...

It’s pretty hard to be taken seriously in any debate if, geographically, you are located on the “Left Coast,” have elected a person known...

If it's a bad idea to play with matches, it's an even worse idea to play with a blowtorch in a fireworks factory. And...

In most public policy debates, everyone favors “science” until science begins to favor one side over the other. When that occurs, science, suddenly, isn’t...

Somehow a notice went out a week ago to all the blue jays in Illinois that the acorns on (what I think is) a...
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