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  • Private sector fine? No, better

    Private sector fine? No, better
    Demonstrating once again that a sound bite is worth 10,000 words, President Barack Obama has been raked over the coals in recent days for what amounted to a six-word aside: "The private sector is doing fine." He said it a press conference last Friday in...
  • Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 1

    Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 1
    Loyola will have the next eight months to enjoy and reminisce about its run to the 2012 national championship. Until then, how about taking a gander at fashioning a premature poll for the 2013 campaign? The top 20 will be broken up into four installments...
  • Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 2

    Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 2
    Here is the second installment of an attempt at a premature poll for next season. The top 20 will be broken up into four installments with Thursday’s post involving teams ranked from Nos. 15 to 11. Wednesday featured Nos. 20 to 16. Friday will...
  • Ravens are right to bring back their smashmouth approach

    Ravens are right to bring back their smashmouth approach
    There is nothing flashy about a fist to the face -- well, unless when you're on the wrong side of the fist -- but that's the type of mentality the Ravens want to bring back on offense this season. That's why their two notable moves in free agency so far...
  • Does Obama stand for anything?

    Does Obama stand for anything?
    Reflecting upon growing voter indifference in democracies across the Atlantic, historian Tony Judt chalked it up to a roster of world leaders who "convey neither conviction nor authority" and "stand for nothing in particular." These words resonate in...
  • The downgrade and the aftershocks

    The downgrade and the aftershocks
    As Warren Buffett once observed, it takes about 20 years to build up a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. Last Friday's decision by Standard & Poor's to downgrade U.S. debt from AAA to AA+ was just that kind of hit — and the markets are showing...
  • Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 3

    Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 3
    Here is the third installment of an attempt at a premature poll for next season. The top 20 will be broken up into four installments with Friday’s post involving teams ranked from Nos. 10 to 6. Wednesday featured Nos. 20 to 16, and Thursday...
  • Former Woodlawn AD plans to keep growing Baltimore County sports

    Former Woodlawn AD plans to keep growing Baltimore County sports
    Some days, Mike Sye still leaves his office with his head spinning. There's been so much to learn that Sye is still getting to know people and getting comfortable with procedures a year after he officially became coordinato of athletics for the Baltimore...
  • Head of the Class: North Baltimore County college students earn degrees, honors

    Megan Uebersax, of Sparks, graduated from Berry College, Rome, Ga. with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Spanish. Lauren M. Thomas, of White Hall, graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania on May 12 with a Bachelor of Arts in...
  • Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 4

    Review & preview: Premature 2013 poll, part 4
    Here is the fourth installment of an attempt at a premature poll for next season. The top 20 will be broken up into four installments with Monday’s post involving teams ranked from Nos. 5 to 1. Wednesday featured Nos. 20 to 16, Thursday Nos. 15...
  • Why all the pessimism about Baltimore?

    As a city resident, born and residing in Baltimore since the 1920s, it seems to me that Raymond Daniel Burke's op-ed ("City or oasis on the water?" June 12) and Roz Heid's letter of June 14 are unduly pessimistic and accusatory toward Baltimoreans who did...
  • Colonial Players, Infinity Theatre offer a double delight

    Colonial Players, Infinity Theatre offer a double delight
    Two terrific shows premiered last weekend in Annapolis, set in nearly the same period and dealing with history-making creative artists. At Colonial Players, "Moonlight and Magnolias" is set in 1939 and tells the behind-the-scenes story of making the film...