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A lack of trust

June 23, 2015 Neither Donald Trump nor Ben Carson will be president of the United States. more »»

You need something that matters

June 22, 2015 Dear Dave, My wife and I are in our 20s. We have no debt and $50,000 in the bank. Our income is $90,000 a year, and we’re cautious to live on less than we make. more »»

The anti-politician

June 22, 2015 At the declaration by Donald Trump that he is a candidate for the presidential nomination of the Republican Party, media elites of left and right reacted with amusement, anger and disgust. more »»

Marco Rubio vs. The New York Times

June 22, 2015 Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. more »»

Snapshots of community spirit

June 21, 2015 If you drive along Main Street in downtown Marshalltown, or better yet walk along on either side of Main Street, you can’t help but notice the hanging flower baskets and carefully crafted plants... more »»

Trump. Trump! TRUMP!!!

June 21, 2015 Donald "The Hair" Trump has thrown his toupee into the presidential rac. more »»

It's a feeding frenzy!

June 21, 2015 So, first time father, it’s time to feed your baby for the very first time. You have realized that just because your nipples are about as useful as a football bat doesn’t mean that you have to be. more »»

Soybeans storm higher

June 20, 2015 Tropical Storm Bill, after making landfall in Texas, has continued north, dumping rain on farmers who were already concerned about wet conditions. more »»

Why we still need public libraries

June 20, 2015 Younger Americans can hardly imagine a time when you had to visit a library to research the population of Phoenix in 1980. Google now does that in seconds. more »»


June 20, 2015 The political left has come up with a new buzzword: “micro-aggression. more »»

Travel stop can save a lot

June 19, 2015 Dear Heloise: We do a lot of traveling between southern Texas and Ohio. We always check the coupon books at the REST AREAS, as they have some great money-savers on all types of motel. more »»

McDonald's, the 'progressive burger company'

June 19, 2015 WASHINGTON -- In January, McDonald's, leaning against the winds of fashion, said kale would never replace lettuce on its burgers. more »»

Reintroducing ... Jeb!

June 19, 2015 WASHINGTON -- An exclamation point is a handy thing. Its very presence demands attention and, if properly deployed, can convey excitement, surprise, wonderment, even outrage. more »»

Yes, Rachel Dolezal is black

June 19, 2015 This week, Rachel Dolezal, the former local head of the Spokane NAACP, a lecturer in Africana studies at Eastern Washington University, and a proud black woman, was revealed to be a non-proud white... more »»

Emotional affair should mean the end of friendship

June 18, 2015 Q: Should we terminate our friendship with another couple after the man and I became involved in an emotional affair? It’s over now, and our spouses have taken a firm but conciliatory attitude towar... more »»

Jake Tapper Vs. Sputtering Bill Clinton

June 18, 2015 CNN's Jake Tapper kicked off his new hosting gig on the Sunday news show "State of the Union" featuring an interview with Bill Clinton, arranged through his Clinton Global Initiative. more »»

The year of the internet voter

June 18, 2015 In the 1996 election it was the soccer mom. In 2004 it was the NASCAR dad. more »»

What is multidisciplinary care?

June 17, 2015 Healthcare can be challenging and scary, and just like it’s important for the quarterback to feel like he has a strong team behind him, it’s equally important for patients to feel they have a team o... more »»

Obama fails to pass trade bill

June 17, 2015 Lyndon Johnson used to say that some of his colleagues were so politically inept they couldn’t find their posteriors — actually, he used a coarser word — with both hands. more »»

Related to hope

June 17, 2015 The first time I met Marcia Grace, she adopted me as her project. She was 5 at the time. more »»



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