| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The problem with nonlawyers and nonpoliticians is that they are simple-minded.
When it comes to the public interest, the rabble always want actions to be rational and based on the niceties of plain English instead of gobbledegook. They fail to appreciate...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:27 AM
BAY VIEW -- Straight from Detroit, the Eisenhower Dance Ensemble brings its award-winning show, Motown in Motion, to Bay View's Hall auditorium on Saturday, June 30, for an unforgettable performance beginning at 8 p.m.
The Eisenhower Dance Ensemble,...
| Jun 27, 2012
Safe to say this is an epic week in the nation's capital. John Roberts and the Supremes ruled on immigration and will opine on health care. The Wizards, again, own a lottery pick in the NBA draft, while the Nationals reside in first place.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:25 PM
No two individuals have ever been more polarized on the issue of state immigration laws than Congressman Lou Barletta, R-11th District, and Allentown City Council President Julio Guridy.
Both politicians, however, found something to like in the U.S....
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:45 PM
It was left to the Supreme Court of the United States last week to take on the immigration issue, since the other branches of the federal government have largely ignored it. For years.
Yes, there's been a lot of rhetoric about it all around, even a...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:55 AM
It was a week for court rulings. On June 26, the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington issued a ringing affirmation of the Environmental Protection Agency's right to set fuel-efficiency standards and tailpipe emissions for 2012-2016. And on June 28, the...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 5:29 PM
The justices on the US Supreme Court better rest up over the summer, because when they return in October, it`s gonna be non-stop sex for a while.
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer wants the Supremes to overturn a ninth circuit court ruling that struck down the...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:12 PM
When Joe Paterno died in January, it was a climactic scene in a tragedy of Shakespearean proportions.
That's how I felt in January, and I put my thoughts on paper, but decided not to publish them. Now, with a new deluge of vilification aimed at Paterno...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Slayer, Motorhead, Anthrax: These three titans are part of something called the “Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival,” which includes eight metal bands. The headliner is Slipknot, but Slayer (even with guitarist Jeff Hanneman sidelined,...
| Jul 22, 2012
BARCELONA, Spain — In retrospect, traveling 6,000 miles to see a band does seem a bit ... crazy. And maybe buying concert tickets for two nights in a row and then flying out at dawn the next day wasn't the best idea. And yes, it might have been...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Reverb-drenched recordings are a hallmark of the modern indie rock sound. The Dum Dum Girls are no exception, but unlike so many of their peers, they truly own their production style, in a focused, non-arbitrary way — like they spent more time...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:15 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to let special interest groups spend anything they want influencing elections has triggered a political earthquake, and a Wesleyan University team is playing a huge role in mapping the fault lines.
Following the recent...