Obama earns failing grade

“No, no, no, it ain’t me you’re looking for.” Bob Dylan. Four years ago I wrote that the president-elect, being new and young, deserved...

Political point of view: Why can’t Johnny read?

“We don’t need no education, we don’t need no thought control.” Pink Floyd. Students of today should be very glad they don’t have to...

Political Point of View: Left leaning, right raving polarity

“I disapprove of what you say but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” — Voltaire. It may be a stretch...

Politics: What happens to people when they get into government?

“Still crazy after all these years.” — Paul Simon The recent announcement by Bev Oda that she’s retiring from federal politics comes as no surprise...

Unconvinced by the UN

“My opponent’s argument in this case is as tasty as soup made from the boiled shadow of a pigeon that starved to death.” —...