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Recreational Marijuana?

Published Jul. 11 2019

Thursday in this space we wrote about our opposition to legalized recreational marijuana in Arkansas.

Can't be inclusive and ban Trump supporters

Published Jul. 11 2019

Our society is sharply polarized for a bunch of reasons, but one that sticks out in my mind is the...

Age no problem, but mental test would be a plus

Published Jul. 11 2019

When former Vice President Joe Biden, 76, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, 77, showed up at the first Democratic debates on...

Time to face facts and fix troubled food system

Published Jul. 10 2019

Our food system is in crisis. In Maryland alone, one in every nine people is food insecure. In Baltimore, approximately...

Epstein's power, wealth must not be a shield

Published Jul. 10 2019

Only the most naive would believe that power and wealth aren't the best defense for the guilty.

How can our presidential candidates be so silly?

Published Jul. 10 2019

If California Sen. Kamala Harris is elected president in 2020 and reelected in 2024, by the time she leaves office...

The Other Shoe

Published Jul. 10 2019

We knew it was coming.

Harris' real positions are tough to pin down

Published Jul. 10 2019

Who is the real Kamala Harris?

Michigan's Justin Amash: Not a 'total loser'

Published Jul. 10 2019

Rep. Justin Amash has left the Republican Party and will now represent Michigan's third congressional district as an Independent. In...

EDITORIAL | Farewell: H. Ross Perot was personification of American individualism

Published Jul. 9 2019

Billionaire businessman H. Ross Perot had a humble start delivering on horseback for this newspaper, but his life's journey would...

What, Me Worry? After six decades, MAD Magazine fading away

Published Jul. 9 2019

When President Donald Trump compared Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg as "Alfred E. Neuman," many older readers probably chuckled.

Let's all agree that America is more than 'just OK'

Published Jul. 9 2019

It seems an inevitability that every year around the Fourth of July, certain media will publish a series of articles...

Justice Roberts is a different kind of swing voter

Published Jul. 9 2019

When the 2018 Supreme Court term began in October, all eyes were on the confirmation of the newest justice, Brett...

Something Out There?

Published Jul. 8 2019

This weekend marked 72 years since the U.S. first started seriously worrying there might be something "out there."

Is the political cartoonist an endangered species?

Published Jul. 8 2019

Here's how I define unnerving times: When professionals who write, draw or talk about current events for a living worry...