| May 24, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Pockets and politics
We've all read about the Clintons and their recovery from being poor upon leaving the White House in 1999.
If you look at the Republican candidates, some are persons with humble backgrounds who have, over time, accumulated wealth...
| May 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Trigger warning: This column will include discussion of ideas that may conflict with your own. Those accustomed to reading or listening only to liberal commentators may not be aware of "trigger warnings" and "safe zones" on college campuses.
| May 21, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Trigger warning: This column will include discussion of ideas that may conflict with your own.
Those accustomed to reading or listening only to liberal commentators may not be aware of “trigger warnings” and “safe zones” on...
| May 15, 2015
| 4:14 PM
The first speaker in Judson University's new World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series will be Nick Vujicic, a motivational speaker from Australia who was born without any arms or legs. And Judson officials have announced the five winners of this year's...
| May 14, 2015
| 7:46 AM
AMELIA ISLAND – Clemson athletic director Dan Radakovich pulled back the curtain – albeit just a bit – and gave some insight on being a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee.
Radakovich was in attendance for...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 10:44 AM
California almonds are becoming one of the world's favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for agricultural investors. But the crop extracts a staggering price from the land, consuming more water than all the showering, dish-washing and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:20 PM
This not a news flash, but rather a sleepy-day, off-season shot of daily affirmation.
Narrowly passing for "news" on Wednesday was reiteration that college football's regular season is superior to basketball's and at least two leaders prefer not to...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 4:35 PM
It's become a frustrating rite for Armenian Americans. Every year, in the days leading up to the April 24 anniversary, advocates have lobbied President Obama to use the word "genocide" to describe the killing of more than 1 million Armenians at the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 11:53 AM
Bruce Rauner feels that it is unfair for non-union workers to have money deducted from their checks to help pay for their union-negotiated contract. I almost fell off my chair laughing when I read in the Southtown that the governor has ordered the "fair...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 6:38 AM
A parent comes in to talk with a counselor in the College and Career Center of a suburban high school. She has some questions about college admission. A few minutes into the conversation, the parent says, "Let me go get my son, I want him to hear this."...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
I am envious of Hillary Clinton. She had a team of assistants available to her to dump 30,000 old email messages into the trash. I must have at least 30,000 messages languishing in four email accounts, including one old one on AOL that I can't even...