Opinion

In Trump We Profit | Peter Funt

Les Moonves, the CBS chief toppled by a sexual harassment scandal, will probably be best remembered for what he said in 2016 about Donald Trump’s… Continue reading

 

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Sept. 22

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2018

 

The GOP Hokey Pokey | Raging Moderate

Be very careful, because it’s getting crazy out there. You don’t want to end up collateral damage accidentally straying into the path of the newest… Continue reading

 

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Sept. 21

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow, Columbia, Missouri.… Continue reading

  • Sep 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Deserved Better… and So Do We | Blair Bess

Judge Brett Kavanaugh was never going to get a fair break during his confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The fault lies not with… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Sept. 20

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2018

Islanders support Island Cup tourney | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thank you Bainbridge Island! On behalf of Bainbridge Island FC, I’d like to thank the entire community for their patience and support… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

My Dad Deserved an Emmy | Peter Funt

In the history of television, during which thousands of network entertainment programs have come and gone, only one show has produced new episodes in each… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

On Dealing with China | Mel Gurtov

A Self-Confident China Ever since China’s economic reforms began in 1978, the goal of U.S. foreign policy has been to “manage” China’s rise so that… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Sept. 19

Today’s cartoon is by Patrick Chappatte, The New York Times.… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Trump’s 85th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at the disasters (man-made, each one) that marked Donald J. Trump’s 85th week… Continue reading

We need to pass Initiative 1631 | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I was raised in Washington state, third generation. My family lived in eastern Washington, where the summers are hot and the winters… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

Hurricane Trump, Season 2 | Wim Laven

A year ago I wrote about the problems in Houston, I wrote with great frustration about political expedience, poor planning and supreme errors in judgment… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Sept. 18

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle.… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

Ballots still arrive late for many | The Petri Dish

Even with the postage paid, thousands of Washington voters didn’t get their ballots in on time for the August primary. Collectively, auditors rejected 17,167 ballots… Continue reading

Hunger Walk helps those without | Guest Viewpoint

I have never been hungry. Well, let me be more specific — I have never been hungry enough to put my health in jeopardy. And,… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Sept. 17

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Do You Hate Shaving? | Tyrades!

“Stubble” is my middle name. No, not really. But I do find myself occupying that No Man’s Land…er, LOTS of Men’s Land… of not wanting… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Sept. 16

Today’s cartoon is by Bruce Plante, Tulsa World.… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2018

Jimmy Carter’s uncommon decency | Peter Funt

PLAINS, Ga. - The antithesis of Donald Trump and his administration can be studied, at least for those willing to drive 150 miles south from… Continue reading