March 26, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Congress Reports

Demos feign outrage at AIG

It was widely reported last week that insurance giant AIG used taxpayer dollars to dole out $165 million in executive bonuses during this economic crisis. More...

Letter to the Editor

Editor can dig up parking lot and plant turnips to have something to eat

Dear Editor, You certainly have the right to park in one of the parking spaces marked for customers only at the Courthouse Square Deli and the Lyons, Pipe and Cook businesses. After all, you are a taxpayer. More...

From the Nethermost

Cinderella science

Almost everyone knows the story of Cinderella. The essence of that story is so well known that one can guess what Cinderella Science surely must be. More...

Gone South

Hobby hog farming warning

Well, I've always heard, but I ain't too sure,_That man's best friend is a mangy cur._I kinda favor the hog myself._How 'bout a hand for the hog. - Roger Miller, "Big River" My family had a farm when I was growing up. More...

Inside the Statehouse

PAC to PAC needs to be stopped

For several years there has been an outcry to pass legislation to stop PAC to PAC transfers. This is something that should be addressed because this deceptive practice has rendered Alabama's campaign finance laws useless. More...