Look past rhetoric to realities on race One of the things that turned up, during a long-overdue cleanup of my office, was an old yellowed copy of the New York Times dated July 24, 1992. One of the front-page headlines said: “White-Black ...
Mar 23, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By THOMAS SOWELL Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun
Innovation begets successes, declines In Retreat, Sears Set To Unload Stores — The Wall Street Journal, Feb. 24 WASHINGTON — Retreat need not mean surrender. Still ... In 1886, a shipment of $25 watches from a Chicago jeweler was...
Mar 22, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Democracy functions best at local level The bleating about broken government and partisanship continues. “Why can’t those boobs in Washington agree on anything?” We’re constantly told that the way to fix the country is to dethrone the le...
Mar 21, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun
PROVEN Murray State Racers make Big Dance splash Following his team’s loss to Marquette in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, Murray State University head coach Steve Prohm perfectly summarized the Racers’ amazing season: “We proved that we...
‘War on women’ narrative not working WASHINGTON — It is extraordinary how far some will go to knit the random scraps and patches of events into the quilt of a narrative. So the Susan B. Komen controversy, resistance to the administrat...
Mar 20, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun