Phone tracking

April 2, 2014 The Obama Administration has decided the government should get out of the business of collecting data on Americans’ telephone calls. That’s the good news. For …

Sawbucked to death

April 1, 2014 Will Durst “Raging Moderate” These days, the only thing harder than making money is hanging onto it. It’s easier to protect …

Mitt Romney and his Sour Grapes Tour

April 1, 2014 Bad habits are hard to break. Sixteen months after the electorate told him to take a hike, Mitt Romney is still lying. He has lately …

About Town

March 28, 2014 Growing up in and around Batesville, there were two restaurants that my grandmother (mammaw) chose when it was time to eat out. Consequently when I …

A sinking feeling about Noah

March 28, 2014 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” *Sigh* The whole Noah’s ark experience used to be so simple. Not just in childhood Sunday school, but …

Keep bossy — ban pink ribboning

March 28, 2014 Tina Dupuy “SoapBlox” Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s campaign to cheer young girls to participate launched earlier this month. Sandberg claims little …

A living wage is an equal voice

March 27, 2014 Take a look at your bills: What do you pay for food, housing, clothing, health care, utilities and transportation? How much would it take for …