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Meddling is a parent’s job

Remember how the summer began, with the mom so disgusted by her rising-eighth-grader daughter's required reading assignment it erupted into one of those only-in-Pasco national news sensations? Remember all the fun everyone had mocking the mom for rec...
Published: 09/17/14

Battle from above

Unless matters of greater urgency have arisen, President Barack Obama is scheduled to be at U.S. Central Command headquarters at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on Wednesday to be briefed by military leaders on plans to challenge the growing threat o...
Published: 09/17/14

Letters to the editor, Sept. 17

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Published: 09/17/14

Dissing low wage work for hate and profit

Erick Erickson filling — literally — Rush Limbaugh’s chair while Limbaugh was vacationing actually out- bloviated the bloviator-in-chief himself.
Published: 09/17/14

Free at last

For soon-to-be-former Pasco Commissioner Henry Wilson, last month's Republican primary appears to have been a lightning bolt on the road to Damascus experience. His loss to GOP challenger Mike Wells Jr. relieved Wilson of any concerns he might have h...
Published: 09/12/14

Letters to the editor, Sept. 13

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Published: 09/12/14

Due diligence abroad not a bad thing

Talk about pouring on. I get there's nothing President Barack Obama can ever do to please conservatives about anything — foreign policy, domestic policy, vacation policy. But come on. Criticizing him for wearing a summer weight tan suit to a pr...
Published: 09/12/14

Being a reporter can be deadly business

Freedom of the press is one of the pillars upon which the United States of America was built, and we definitely take that for granted. We assume we have the right to know what's going on in our nation. When leaders try to get around that, there are s...
Published: 09/12/14

Julian Assange’s war on women

In his fight against sex-crime allegations, Julian Assange showed no concern for the well-being of women around the world. Let's call his four-year misinformation campaign “Collateral Rape.” ...
Published: 09/11/14

Big Ed fights to maintain monopoly

Making good on its threat to limit the options of kids from poor families desperate to escape miserable schools — which probably isn't the way they'd put it, but there's no sense hiding the truth — Florida affiliates of Big Education are ...
Published: 09/05/14
Updated: 09/11/14

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