Add these products to your toss pile

This spring, as you dust cobwebs out of corners and pack up unwanted clothes for the charity thrift store, there’s an important task that you ma...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Arizona revisited

Arizona revisited

In Ohio, I think we have so many misconceptions of Arizona. As a kid, I thought it was about black and white “shoot-‘em-ups” featuri...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Nuclear option reveals new depth of political rancor

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is poised to enable a simple majority of senators to confirm federal judge Neil Gorsuc...

April 5th, 2017 |  



Narcissism of small dietary differences

People whose ideologies are close but not identical often seem to hate each other the most. Consider the quarrels among various brands of progressives...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Is the U.S. walking away from human rights?

Gen. Abdel Fattah Sisi’s Egypt holds at least 40,000 political prisoners, secular democrats as well as Islamic extremists. His security forces h...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Arms of garbage

Arms of garbage

Our Wednesday, Save Our Shawnee Forest hiking group took part in the Friends of Shawnee State Park’s clean up in the Park and Forest week.We wal...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Government-job guarantee may be in order

Donald Trump’s election as president should have reminded liberals that Americans want more than money from their work. They responded to Trump&...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Have you thanked a banker today?

At $500 million in box office revenue and counting, we sure love Disney’s new movie “Beauty and the Beast.” With more than 1 billion...

April 4th, 2017 |  


More about the microbiome

More about the microbiome

The microbiome is the collection of bacteria that live in your guts. There are many more of them than there are human cells in your body. These little...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Escape — no passport needed

Escape — no passport needed

I’m an escape artist. I’m mighty good at running away. Have been ever since I can remember. But hiding is easy when you’re tiny. You...

April 3rd, 2017 |