The forgotten Republican rebrand

January 3, 2014 Heckuva job with that rebranding, Republicans. They started 2013 hoping to rejoin modern America but ended it once again on the wrong side of history.

One era ends; another begins

January 1, 2014 Well, we’re about to wrap up another year, so it’s time to throw out my dual nominations for “The Most Impactful Person of 2013.” The …

The best and worst of 2013

December 31, 2013 Joe Gandelman “Independent’s Eye” The year 2013 was a roller coaster of contrasts with some surprises. Here’s a best and worst …

Surrender at Jacksonport

December 30, 2013 Craig Ogilvie "... the rest is history!" Throughout the Civil War, Jacksonport was an elusive target for both Union and Confederate …

Civil War at Christmastime

December 27, 2013 One hundred fifty years ago, both the Yankee and Confederate armies were preparing to spend another Christmas away from home. While Confederates were amassing in …