Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:57:18 EST 1800 (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/309198/ Hi. I'm Gloria Yoder, age 24. I'm an ordinary Amish housewife and mother and, yes, I love it. My husband Daniel and I have been blessed with over 4 years of marriage. We were thrilled when God added a baby girl to our hearts and lives 2 1... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No bubble http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/323726/No-bubble In my last column I wrote about my upcoming eye surgery. That has come and went so I thought I'd give an update. My surgery, a cornea transplant, was done July 10. To help the cornea attach, an air bubble was placed in my eye. I then had to lie... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The alleged leader of the free world http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/325197/The-alleged-leader-of-the-free-world President Barack Obama must have missed his calling as head of the National Transportation Safety Board. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fairs crucial to food production, ag education http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/326719/Fairs-crucial-to-food-production-ag-education The beginning of another Ohio State Fair means fun-filled days and the making of many great memories for families all across Ohio. In addition to a place to enjoy lemon shake-ups, brave the midway rides, and find the most recent deep-fried treat to be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Computer corruption causes massive interruption http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5305269/Computer-corruption-causes-massive-interruption After years of almost always doing what I ask, my computer sent me a little message in revolt. As nearly as I could tell, the gist of the message was that my formerly semi-obedient computer would not open a file because the decoding blah blah blah or... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The heart of summer http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5314876/The-heart-of-summer Earlier this week, our nation paused for a few days to celebrate one of memorable passages of Summer, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. For many a baseball fan, the All-Star Game represented the high water market of that time out of school, an... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Summer learning for dad http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5255643/Summer-learning-for-dad My eighteen year old son received a box via UPS this week. Mail, especially boxes, especially delivered by UPS, has always excited me. This probably stems from my childhood on the farm where the mail served as an outside connection to a much bigger... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST GOP and lies http://dailycall.com/news/letters/5296661/GOP-and-lies To the Editor: Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Merged sentences http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5250914/Merged-sentences In 2009, a jury found David Washington guilty of several offenses, including a third-degree-felony of failure to comply with a police officer and a fifth-degree-felony of obstruction of official business. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST I will survive! http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5304770/I-will-survive “Accept your past without regret, handle your present with confidence, and face your future without fear.” ~Unknown and apparently hairless Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Honoring our vow to America’s veterans http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5285080/-Honoring-our-vow-to-Americas-veterans   In recent weeks, hundreds of Ohioans have called or written about the critical need to fix the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) system and ensure that our veterans are... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thanks on behalf of Piqua Optimist 5K http://dailycall.com/news/letters/5290820/Thanks-on-behalf-of-Piqua-Optimist-5K To the Editor, Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Y’all Come! http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5295640/Yall-Come There's a song that Bill Monroe, Dolly Parton, and the Oak Ridge Boys recorded that most of you have heard. Written by Arlie Duff in 1953, it goes like this:When you live in the country,Everybody is your neighbor. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dems seek gains with women in birth control loss http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5301909/Dems-seek-gains-with-women-in-birth-control-loss By Donna CassataAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats suffered what looked like a difficult setback on birth control Wednesday, but they hope it pays big political dividends in November. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Amish Cook http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/5283341/Amish-Cook THE AMISH COOKThis is part two of our summer recipe series, answering reader requests for different recipes. The column will return in its usual format next week. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Who would want to be me? http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/5273557/Who-would-want-to-be-me By this time I thought I'd be writing all about the prep and procedure for the colonoscopy I'm having to make some doctors happy. Would you believe colonoscopies are so popular that there is a waiting list? Can you envision the line... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Grandparenting http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/5271769/Grandparenting Dear Grandparenting: Help me to figure out how to deal with my bossy daughter-in-law and all her rules for when I have the grandkids. They are six and nine years old. She dumps the grandkids on me at the last minute when her plans fall through. She... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The skills to succeed http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5271245/The-skills-to-succeed There's a skills gap in our country that is preventing unemployed Americans from filling available jobs. Legislation I authored is going to help close that gap. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thanks for wonderful evening http://dailycall.com/news/letters/5270734/Thanks-for-wonderful-evening I really feel sorry for those music lovers who missed Music Warehouse' “Should've, Would've, Could've” performance Saturday at Piqua High School. Ten talented Music Warehouse alumni excited and enthralled the... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thanks to supporters of History Alive http://dailycall.com/news/letters/5272002/Thanks-to-supporters-of-History-Alive To the Editor: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST