Lots of Smoke Here, Hillary
August 28, 2016 Prediction: If Hillary Clinton wins, within a year of her inauguration, she will be under investigation by a special prosecutor on charges of political corruption, thereby continuing a family... more »»
Lawn maintenance: Into the weeds
August 28, 2016 When you own your own home, one of the joys is you get to maintain your lawn. “Maintain”, I’ve found, is a loose description. There ARE apparently lawn police, which I was not expecting. more »»
Missing Jerry Ford in 2016
August 28, 2016 During my more than a half-century of living and working in Washington, D.C., in my semi-humble opinion, Gerald Ford was the most emotionally secure president I have observed. more »»
A clash of police policies
August 27, 2016 Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there is also a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke and the city of Milwaukee’s Chief of Police Edward Flynn. more »»
Tracking and texting
August 26, 2016 Dear Heloise: I wanted to add to a reader’s hint in your column, which I read every day in the Orange County (Calif.) Register. Anna S. more »»
Are Hillary’s emails Donald’s lifeline?
August 26, 2016 WASHINGTON -- A judge's order that nearly 15,000 previously undisclosed emails from Hillary Clinton's private server may possibly be released has given Donald Trump's campaign a much-needed diversio... more »»
Better days are already here
August 24, 2016 The annual cicadas have barely begun their end-of-summer evensong in the trees behind our house, but children in the neighborhood are already headed back to school. more »»
To ID or not to ID?
August 24, 2016 Every election cycle we must endure challenges and allegations about fraud (conservatives) and discrimination (liberals) when it comes to voter ID laws. This year is no different. more »»