November 3, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

A simple-minded moron is going to go vote Tuesday

Editor’s Notes

We are down to the short rows on this nasty presidential election campaign. It can’t end soon enough for me.  More...

My favorite Nobel laureate

Gone South

It has begun to sink in.Bob Dylan.Yep, the guy who wrote Johnny’s in the basement, mixing up the medicine I’m on the pavement, thinking ‘bout the government is now a Nobel laureate with William Faulkner, Rudyard Kipling, William But More...


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Contrasts of East, West Germany provide a lesson

Dollars & Cents

The 2016 presidential campaign created a prodigious stream of rhetoric about the merits of socialism versus capitalism. Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders, in particular, advocated socialism. More...

Presidents and the Supreme Court

Inside the Statehouse

We will vote to select the 44th President Tuesday. The next President will be a New Yorker. More...

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From the Past

Preston Bush built this house on what was then the outskirts of north Grove Hill in 1921 so that his children could attend school in Grove Hill. More...

Famous folks brush our history

Through the Past

A brush with history — historical figures from the past — episodes describing exciting events -- all of this has long been on my curiosity agenda. More...