The forever war

Listen, Donald Trump’s war on Iran could save hundreds of American lives. Maybe thousands. But not against acts reprisal or … More

Suburban strategy 101

On paper, state Sen. Keith Perry and Rep. Chuck Clemons represent Gainesville. But for all practical purposes their job is … More

What Red Cross knew

Where’s our Red Cross when we need him? To the extent that anybody remembers J. Emory Cross these days it … More

Winter’s still coming

Yes, we were all disappointed in the series finale of Game Of Thrones. Is that all there is? No, actually, … More

When he’s right…

This time I’m with Trump. No, seriously. This time I think he’s on to something. I also want our troops … More

The center crumbles

Things I’ve noticed while slouching toward Bethlehem The falcon cannot hear the falconer. Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold … More

Stream of consciousness

It appears that the end may finally be near. The suspense has been killing us. But the signs are everywhere. … More

Marked for life

Pity poor Hester Prynne. Censored by her Puritan community for having a child out of wedlock she was forced to … More