Laws banning hate speech are wrong

From the Richmond County Journal/Civitas MediaHoward Dean is wrong, but he isn’t alone.The former Vermont governor and onetime Democratic presid...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Tough guy approach has its drawbacks

Tough guy approach has its drawbacks

The idea of being tough is very ingrained in young men.It starts in childhood, gets blown out of proportion during puberty and gets treated with a fon...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Legislature has the wrong priorities

Legislature has the wrong priorities

Some folks seek public office for the purpose of serving the public, but I think most seek public office for the purpose of power.Everybody wants some...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Street Scene

Street Scene

In recognition of Earth Day being celebrated on Saturday, what is your biggest concern about the environment? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } ....

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Dying for attention on Facebook

Dying for attention on Facebook

At its best, Facebook is a valuable Internet resource that provides a worthwhile public service.It can allow families on different sides of the countr...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Lent is over, welcome back to Facebook

Lent is over, welcome back to Facebook

For all you folks who gave up Facebook for Lent, despite the fact that you get most of your news and news-ish information (this column being of the la...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Australia suffers from a Fender bender

Australia suffers from a Fender bender

Hobbies are an interesting thing. When we care about something, we will spend much more time studying up on that subject that we ever did in school.No...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Seeking my own damages from United

Seeking my own damages from United

In light of the latest issues which have surfaced regarding United Airlines, I want to levy my own complaints against the airline.Most seem to know th...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Street Scene

Street Scene

How do you feel about the recent U.S. attack in Syria? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0px 0px; } .neFileBloc...

April 15th, 2017 |  


What’s up with those ‘friendly skies?’

What’s up with those ‘friendly skies?’

Every one of us probably has an airline horror story to tell.But nothing I’ve experienced myself or heard about tops what happened to the 69-yea...

April 15th, 2017 |