Guest columnists

July 27, 2011

‘Readin’, ritin’, ‘rithmatic, religion’ draw us to God

In the good ol’ days, public schools talked about the three R’s, reading, ‘riting and ‘rithmetic, taught to the tune of a hickory stick. In religious […]
August 3, 2011

Was the moratorium needed?

Over a year has passed since the blowout of the Macando well and oil spill that followed in the Gulf of Mexico. As we look back […]
August 3, 2011

Everything you need to know you DIDN’T learn in Kindergarten

Now for a round-up of the deficit-ceiling fight, and forgive me if I get a few facts mixed up or leave anything out. After the Prez […]
August 3, 2011

Hey lawmakers, Just Do It!

The attempt to increase the debt limit is, in some ways, a curious exercise. Republicans say it must be done without tax increases. Many Democrats say […]