Opinion

1. Make Lists. 2. Read Lists. 3. Make More Lists. | Peter Funt

Here are my five favorite things about this sentence: (1) It grabs your attention, (2) It keeps you guessing, (3) It’s not overly wordy, (4)… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2019

 

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Aug. 25

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2019

 

Is It Too Late to Get Hooked on Fishing? | Tyrades!

July 5, 1970 was a red-letter day in my childhood. On a Sunday afternoon fishing trip with my little brother and late father, I caught… Continue reading

 

Democrats Wrong to Turn Their Backs on Anti-Trump Republicans | Dick Polman

Winston Churchill understood that in times of national emergency, it was imperative to forge alliances with anyone willing to help — no matter how odious… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Aug. 24

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2019

Trump And The Climate Crisis – A Crime Against Humanity | Mel Gurtov

The President of the United States is a criminal. I’m not referring to the twenty-odd investigations of him currently underway for violations of the Constitution,… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Aug. 23

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2019

Trump’s 133rd week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of Donald J. Trump in the White House continues with a look back at Week 133. This week’s contributing artists: Arcadio Esquivel,… Continue reading

Enjoying the fresh airing of opinions | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Up in British Columbia for a wedding anniversary get-away and always enjoy learning how our neighbors today north of the border see… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2019

Educators Actually Do “Work” in the Summer | Laura Finley

I love what I do. Being an educator is interesting, creative, and rewarding. And it is also hard work. That’s why it is offensive as… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2019

Participatory Evolution | Robert C. Koehler

The big black pickup truck plunged into the protesters blocking the parking lot and I cringed, viscerally, as though I could feel it myself —… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Aug. 22

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2019

Let justice be done, starting in the House | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to publicly thank Representative Derek Kilmer for supporting a presidential impeachment inquiry. Donald Trump is dangerously lawless and delights… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Aug. 21

Today’s cartoon is by Ed Wexler, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Aug. 20

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

  • Aug 20, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Aug. 19

Today’s cartoon is by Randall Enos, Easton, Connecticut.… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Aug. 18

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2019

32 Seconds to Make the Case for Banning Assault Weapons | John L. Micek

Thirty-two seconds. That’s how long it took for the madman responsible for the carnage in Dayton, Ohio to shoot 26 people, killing nine, including his… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Aug. 17

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2019

Even if Democrats Dump Trump, Theyll Need to Ditch Mitch | Dick Polman

The word in Colorado is that John Hickenlooper is being pressured to quit his futile presidential quest and run for the Senate in 2020. Good.… Continue reading