Those ink-credible, indelible tattoos

Those ink-credible, indelible tattoos

Ink. Do you have it? Do you want it? Do you despise it? Do you accept it in moderation?A pro-ink argument was recently presented by Drew Brodman, a nu...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Trying to douse a mouse in the house

Trying to douse a mouse in the house

Previously in this space, the comparison between a human brain and a fish brain has been made. We homo sapiens think we’re so superior. But ofte...

May 20th, 2018 |  


The moral revolution America needs

Thousands of civil rights advocates, low-wage workers, and religious leaders kicked off massive protests on May 14, launching a 40-day campaign across...

May 18th, 2018 |  



Playing the name game

Playing the name game

It seems that I know of quite a few people that have recently given birth to a child or will be giving birth soon. With these new bundles of joy that ...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Strengthening the VA

Strengthening the VA

Any nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) must be ready and able to strengthen and improve the VA for Ohio veterans.And before I mak...

May 18th, 2018 |  


The straight poop on doggie duty

The straight poop on doggie duty

“No, I don’t walk that way – you have to turn right on the next street – because Steve might be out and I’ll get a chanc...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Dogged by gambling habit

Dogged by gambling habit

I have a gambling problem.For years, I’ve had trouble turning down a good wager, particularly if it involved a sporting event. I think after wat...

May 16th, 2018 |  


The lasting impact of teachers

The lasting impact of teachers

Ohio students spend an average of 6.61 hours a day for 180 days per year for 13 years in school. Add to this the additional hours for persons who purs...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Appropriation or appreciation?

Appropriation or appreciation?

Recently, Keziah Ginger Daum, 18, wore a “qipao,” a traditional Chinese dress, to her prom in Utah. Were some offended? Yes. And the nasty...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Lessons from high school are timeless

Lessons from high school are timeless

It’s getting close to graduation time, which brings back some memories of my days at Troy High School back when the boys had long hair, the girl...

May 13th, 2018 |