Words of wisdom to graduates

Words of wisdom to graduates

Congratulations, Class of 2018.I am coming to you via this medium because your school administrators would never let me near an open microphone at you...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Bills seek to combat bullying

Bills seek to combat bullying

Laws, laws, and more laws — but bullying continues in schools. Are the current laws on the books being enforced? If not, then why not? Two Ohio ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Take action to protect kids

To the Editor:May 21, 2018 — a few days after the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, amid more calls for greater gun controls and finger-pointi...

May 22nd, 2018 |  



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 |