On the roller coaster

March 11, 2004 Columnists are often admonished not to write about the same subject over and over, and my intent this week was to try to move on to a lighthearted column.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

March 9, 2004 Question civilization Dear Editor: As I was watching the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in the movie "The Passion of the Christ" by Mel Gibson, I kept wondering how anyone could be so barbaric.

Sex and marriage

March 5, 2004 Same-sex marriage is before us, so we'd better start giving it some thought.