World Cup champions

— Bruce Plante, Tulsa World

<em>A walk in the forest can heal the mind. </em>
                                Photo courtesy Nancy Sefton
<em>A walk in the forest can heal the mind. </em>
                                Photo courtesy Nancy Sefton

In defense of Joe Biden’s switcheroo

H. L. Mencken, the famed crusty commentator, said one century ago: “A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep… Continue reading

Bath time with a tanker

— Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons.com

Different tragedies, same heartache: helpers begin healing process

For many veterans who have experienced the many traumas of combat, recovery often means the long, painful process of rehabilitation from drug and/or alcohol abuse… Continue reading

What gets measured gets managed

Choices for the Future

Royal Baby

— Rick McKee, Augusta Chronicle, GA

Democrats do victory lap at end of session

Political reporter Jerry Cornfield offers his view of the concluding state legislative session

Movable Hunger

Recently I saw a documentary about artist Michael Heizer’s installation “Levitated Mass,” which involved transporting a 340-ton boulder from a quarry in Riverside, Calif. to… Continue reading


— R.J. Matson, CQ Roll Call

Bingo wisdom: There’s life beyond the ‘O row’

Life is like a game of Bingo

It’s time for state to pay its electoral fair share

State Legislature needs to help fund the cost of elections

Stephen Miller

— Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News, N.Y.

The challenge of environmentally unfriendly corporations

Many have wondered how a corporation could possibly be considered a person in the eyes of the Supreme Court. As it turns out, it’s just… Continue reading

The inconvenient truth about batteries

By Don Brunell Each year Americans throw away more than three billion batteries constituting 180,000 tons of hazardous material and the situation is likely to… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2019

More hatchery fish needed

By Lorraine Loomis The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife plans to strategically release an additional 50 million chinook from its hatcheries this year to… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2019

Mueller Report

— Bill Day, Tallahassee, Florida

  • Mar 25, 2019

UW research finds glyphosate linked to cancer

Bayer, Monsanto, glyphosate, Roundup, cancer. We’ve all been seeing the news on the ongoing disagreement between the mega-corporation and the public. Bayer’s response has been… Continue reading