| Apr 1, 2011
| 2:15 PM
The wait is over. Six months ago, Buck Showalter’s Orioles ended the 2010 season on a tear that left us asking fellow bird watchers on neighboring bar stools and office chairs, “Where has that been all these years?” The anticipation...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 8:38 AM
William Donald Schaefer, the dominant political figure of the last half-century of Maryland history, died Monday after a "do-it-now" career that changed the face of Baltimore while bringing a new burst of energy to the city he loved.
Mr. Schaefer was 89....
| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:00 AM
After serving as the Ravens’ head coach for nine seasons, Brian Billick is kind of familiar with the way Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome and his staff operate in the offseason. And in a recent video for FOXsports.com, Billick said the NFL lockout could...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 8:43 AM
Just as the first green sprouts of spring give rise to optimism for better days ahead, there are hopeful economic signs in Ellicott City, where Howard County Executive Ken Ulman this week proposed a budget that — wait for it — anticipates...
| May 4, 2011
| 4:30 AM
As a member of the American Ahmadiyya Muslim community, I am relieved over the news of Osama bin Laden's death and congratulate my fellow Americans on this accomplishment in the war against terrorism. However, this war is far from over. President Obama...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 8:27 AM
The Youth's Benefit Elementary School PTA would like to address the recent June 17 Aegis article "New Youth's Benefit Delayed.
The PTA has significant concerns about the proposed plan of capital facilities funding prioritization that was...
| May 5, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Good riddance, Osama bin Laden.
That's one less terrorist I, as a Muslim American, have to worry about ruining my life. But while people filled the streets in Times Square and Pennsylvania Avenue with joy Sunday night, I'm looking at myself in the...
| May 9, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Osama bin Laden once argued that the U.S., in its "Global War on Terror," was "like the one who plows and sows the sea: he harvests nothing but failure." Bin Laden made this assertion in his video titled "The Solution," which was released Sept. 7, 2007,...
| May 7, 2011
| 6:38 PM
After months of searching, the family of Phylicia Simone Barnes welcomed her home Saturday, but it was hardly the reunion they had prayed for.
Family and friends gathered for an emotional afternoon funeral service at Springfield Baptist Church in...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
•••• CNN published an extensive and interesting piece about the genre of game commentary videos and its most popular producer, “SeaNanners.” I suppose it depends on the game, but it seems this whole “...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:30 AM
I grew up among scientists ambivalent about church. At age 10, I argued my friend out of literal creationism. We decided to make up our own philosophy, the basis of Classical Cynicism. We relabeled Christianity Paulism because Paul mostly wrote the New...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:59 PM
If you think the name Boliwalou sounds like a fantastical place in a Dr. Seuss book, you’re not far from the truth. It is a made-up word, inspired by the famous children’s author, but it’s not a place; it’s a philosophy, says...