Ann Coulter was right

Look, I’m the guy who once called her a “viperous harridan,” OK?That was 11 years ago in this space. I described her as such after s...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Wind has never been his friend

Wind has never been his friend

You can look out my kitchen window across the wide bottoms to the Ohio River, and across the river is the site of the steel mill in New Boston that cl...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Do you have what it takes ?

Do you have what it takes ?

April brings a freshness in our season with its showers of blessings which bring forth beautiful flowers and nutritious food we need to maintain our h...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Spring into landscape

Spring into landscape

The whole focus of today’s column is to inspire creativity in the landscape. As a professional landscaping designer/contractor, I see my role he...

April 27th, 2017 |  


What is obesity?

What is obesity?

Both the American and Canadian Medical Associations have now declared obesity to be a chronic disease, like type 2 diabetes and hypertension. This is ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


When student protesters defeat their own cause

At Middlebury College, student demonstrators recently shut down a speech by Charles Murray, the conservative author, in the process injuring a Middleb...

April 24th, 2017 |  


The poetry of veterans, then and now

Davelle Barnes didn’t know how to talk about what she’d experienced as an Army reservist in Afghanistan: 10-hour days spent laying fiber-o...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Earth dances like nobody’s looking

Earth dances like nobody’s looking

I never could do a jig to the choreographed exercises like Zumba, but I can tap dance across a meadow, feeling as coordinated as a bird prancing on a ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


The day Bill O’Reilly got fired

On the day Bill O’Reilly was fired, Serena Williams announced she was 20 weeks pregnant.Fans did the math and concluded Williams must have had a...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Let’s focus on nukes, not tax returns

I don’t really care what’s in President Donald Trump’s tax returns.Sure, I think Trump shows real contempt for citizens and good gov...

April 23rd, 2017 |