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  • John McCain and Rev. Hagee: No more

     
    by Mark Silva First Barack Obama jettisoned his own personal pastor, whose "incendiary'' remarks about race and power had raised questions about the candidate's own judgment. Now John McCain has rejected another controversial pastor - who in turn withdrew...
  • Memorial Day edition

     
    Happy Memorial Day to everybody. Kat back after a couple days off spent with family. I hope most of you are spending the day with family and friends today. Not that I don't love the blog readers -- but go......
  • Swamp Sunrise

     
    Good morning. It's Memorial Day, with official Washington honoring the nation's fallen warriors. There are wreath-laying ceremonies at the Air Force Memorial and the U.S. Navy Memorial, with other ceremonies at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Women's...
  • Memorial Day: Allied honor, apart on war

     
    by Mark Silva Finally, something that all the candidates can agree upon: Memorial Day. Their salutes today to those who have served and sacrificed for the nation, and to those who are serving today, follow a common thread. Yet Republican......
  • Making sure Memorial Day has meaning

     
    I'm sure Cooney has probably already informed his team about what Memorial Day means and how each player should be grateful for what they have and how they need to understand young men and women their age are off......
  • Obama numbers up, Oprah ratings down

     
    by Andrew Malcolm As previewed in The Top of the Ticket last month, new ratings of daytime television programs show that Oprah Winfrey's daily talk show for women has dropped in ratings since her highly publicized political rallying for Illinois......
  • The Mike Jarvis Era begins today

     
    Dawn brings big news in Owl Country, as the new Governor of the State of Basketball will be presented to residents at a press conference at 2 p.m. at The Oxley. (There is supposed to be a video feed......
  • Happy Memorial Day -- Huh?

     
    I should be remembering the casualties of war today, and I'm thinking about what to have for dinner. Is there any holiday we don't celebrate with food? I mean, even Good Friday has hot cross buns. OK, maybe not Martin......
  • Out of state, not out of mind

     
    Greetings from St. Petersburg, Fla., where it’s overcast and threatening to rain any second. But there’s no need to worry. The Trop will keep us dry. See, it really does serve a purpose. It's like a giant concrete umbrella. Maybe......
  • Update: 'Pacman' pays casino debt

     
    When are people going to figure out that the expression, 'What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas' is just a marketing slogan. It really doesn't work that way.Adam 'Pacman' Jones paid a $20,000 debt he owed Caesars Palace and escaped further legal problems....
  • If you need a chuckle -- Norman Chad

     
    Just because it was a great line, I wanted to pass along this excerpt from a recent Norman Chad column.Chad was riffing on betting on tennis, a column inspired by the fact that the French Open is going on. At......