Guest columnists

July 31, 2009

Sometimes it’s too hot to be amusing

The temperature was 75 degrees in Hot Springs, Ark., at 10 a.m. on Friday morning. My family and I were there on vacation, and we were […]
July 31, 2009

Our economy should continue to climb

Focus on the next rung or you could find yourself clinging to the ladder. As we enter 2009, there is a continued resonance of bad news […]
July 31, 2009

We’re number one, but who cares

When I was young, I remember listening to a commercial for Tide laundry detergent. It was a standard “kid gets clothes dirty, mom gets clothes clean […]
July 31, 2009

There is something wrong with this picture?

Imagine a contract labor firm hires a welder from Mississippi. The welder becomes an employee of the local contracting company, but works at a local shipyard. […]