Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Jan. 25

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

  • Jan 25, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 24

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Schorr, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019

Trump’s Fake Photos Mask a Larger Truth | John L. Micek

Of course, it had to happen. The news this week that President Donald Trump’s handlers may have digitally altered his photographs to make him appear… Continue reading

TrumPutin: Who’s tired of winning now? | Tom H. Hastings

One of the most brutal dictators on Earth, Vladimir Putin, is a happy despot these days. His boy Trump has been performing even better than… Continue reading

Let’s continue our investment in children | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As the parents of elementary-aged children, we are grateful to live in a community that is committed to a superior education. This… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 23

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

  • Jan 23, 2019

Farewell and good luck to Chief Hamner | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Your newspaper recently reported that Chief Hammer will be following our former city manager to Banning, a city between LA and Palm… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2019

The Shame of the One Percent Continues | Mel Gurtov

Speaking at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Sir David Attenborough called on government and business leaders to support, with practical plans, “United… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Jan. 22

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

  • Jan 22, 2019

Do You Have Amazing Animal Journeys To Share? | Tyrades!

Although my family recently watched the 1943 “Lassie, Come Home” on TV, we haven’t seen the “in theaters now!” movie “A Dog’s Way Home” yet.… Continue reading

What Makes America Great? | Wim Laven

On Saturday, Jan. 18, 2019 during the Indigenous People’s March in Washington, D.C. Nathan Phillips showed what makes America great. The videos of his experience… Continue reading

Federal workers can turn to Helpline House | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Some commuters have noticed that they can get to the ferry 10 minutes faster than the last two weeks because government employees… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Jan. 21

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida.… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Jan. 20

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida.… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2019

Test driving an anthem | The Petri Dish

Washington’s Unwritten Chapter” was the title of the State of the State address Tuesday. “Strange Case of Governor Jay and President Inslee” might have been… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Jan. 19

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

  • Jan 19, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Jan. 18

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

  • Jan 18, 2019

What About Open Borders? | Robert C. Koehler

There are things that go unquestioned in the national discussion. Because this is a country wrapped in fear and self-importance, the basic, unchallenged premise determining… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 17

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart, Middletown, Connecticut.… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2019

Prohibition: The Countdown To 100 Years | Tyrades!

It’s time to brush up on your knowledge of speakeasies, bathtub gin, demon rum, homebrew, bootlegging and other icons of the Roaring Twenties. January 16… Continue reading