November 1, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

Gone South

Mixing politics and religion not new

Went to see Mama. Mama is 96. A few weeks ago, she had a “spell” and I had to take her to Mobile to have her checked out. More...

Cornbread & Buttermilk

Borrowed mules and back of backsides

Equines of the longeared variety often come to mind when I correspond with the Jamestown Jackass, whom I first met years ago over lunch on the Causeway across Mobile Bay. More...

Jemison family upset that their deceased brother’s name used

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Greasepit Grammar

Have fun but make sure it isn’t funner or funnest

Karl Hein, a Florida State fan who lives in Yonkers, N. More...

Obama endorsements

“A president can’t do everything. Neither the human capacity nor the constitutional authority exists for that. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Alabama’s vote really doesn’t matter

The nation will elect our 45th president this Tuesday. The word elect is a misnomer. We do not elect our president. They are selected by the Electoral College. This is a travesty. More...

Saddened by mail piece

Dear Editor, I have been saddened by the racist politics being orchestrated by the Republicans. I have been a state representative for the past 18 years and I have represented Democrats and Republicans, blacks and whites equally. More...

Blondes really do have harder time driving

 The prospectors of 1849 might not have realized it, but you’re more likely to find a 5-carat diamond than a 1- ounce nugget of gold. More...

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Scratch Ankle Muse

Prepare for the end of the world—whenever it comes

I guess there are experts for everything. Every time I turn the TV channel, an “expert” is saying this or telling me how to get the most out of my life. More...