Women excel in art of compromise WASHINGTON — Most Americans of a certain age grew up hearing the adage: “Behind every great man is a great woman,” or some variation thereof. The meaning is clear, though its origin less so. Whethe...
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By KATHLEEN PARKER Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Race hustlers undermine ambition Years ago, someone said that, according to the laws of aerodynamics, bumblebees cannot fly. But the bumblebees, not knowing the laws of aerodynamics, go ahead and fly anyway. Something like that ha...
Oct 23, 2013 | 0 | 11 |
By THOMAS SOWELL Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun
House is without functional majority WASHINGTON — Seldom does politics offer the rigor and certainty of science, but we have just witnessed a case that comes close. Tea-party leaders predicted that a shutdown strategy would result in ...
Oct 22, 2013 | 0 | 10 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
What others are saying Recent editorials from Kentucky and Tennessee newspapers compiled by the Associated Press The Kentucky Standard, Bardstown, Ky., on maintaining breast cancer awareness all year (Oct. 12): October i...
Don’t hold breath for ‘Pension Greed Bill’ reform By JIM WATERS The Bluegrass Institute Get ready for a lot of talk on the campaign trail next year about how significant progress was made in reforming Kentucky’s bloated pensions system during this...
Oct 21, 2013 | 0 | 10 |
By JIM WATERS The Bluegrass InstituteThe Paducah Sun