May 24, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

Editor’s Notes

Memorial Day and Veterans Day confusion

Monday is Memorial Day—a day set aside to remember and honor all of our military men and women who died in the service of their country, especially those who died in battle or of wounds sustained on the battlefield. More...

Alabama legislators pass buck to the voters

The Republican dominated Alabama Legislature has touted that it is business oriented and practical minded. Legislators were faced with tough decisions this year, as state revenues have declined or staginated. Yet, Gov. More...

Inside the Statehouse

‘Is it bribery or just politics?’

The two prominent political trials in Alabama in the past few years have boiled down to one paramount issue, “Is it bribery or is it politics?” In the most recent bingo gambling trial the pivotal issue revolved around whether a campaign c More...

Gone South

Little-known turning point in history

Now, most of you probably believe the rose-tinted reflections the nostalgia industry has generated about college life in the 1950s. More...

Dollars & Cents

Largest tax hike in history looming

The nation faces an explosive surge in taxes. The largest tax hike in history—an estimated $494 billion during the first year— looms on the horizon. More...