A truly impressive man

March 24, 2017 Frank Vaughn I met an impressive man once under a cloudy sky in New Orleans. He was humble, quiet and …

Good riddance to R.E. Lee Day

March 23, 2017 Joseph Price Arkansas has finally separated Robert E. Lee Day from Martin Luther King Day and I say “good riddance.” …

Solving the real problem

March 23, 2017 Daris Howard Kevin came up to my desk after class. “Professor Howard, may I talk to you?” I nodded, …

Risk, reward, regulation and space tourism

March 23, 2017 Writing at Quartz, Tim Fernholz notes that early space tourists “won’t benefit from the tight regulation we’ve come to expect in everything from air …

Where did this new kid come from?

March 22, 2017 Andrea Bruner Spring break arrives with Kaylee joining me at least once at work for an unofficial “Take Your Daughter …

Letter to the Editor

March 22, 2017 Trump v. the media Dear Editor: President Trump recently called the press “the enemy of the people.” Many in the press were offended …

Trump’s March Madness

March 22, 2017 Will Durst The entire nation is transfixed like a litter of kittens in front of a fishbowl of hyperactive minnows …