Still no justice for military women

Still no justice for military women

Congress refuses to support military sexual assault victims, but the Navy at least is taking matters into its own hands.The Senate has done it again &...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Holder proves you can go home again

Holder proves you can go home again

In a way, the former attorney general never really left his powerhouse corporate employer.Novelist Thomas Wolfe famously wrote: “You can’t...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Throwing public education

Throwing public education

Today’s fee frenzy is a race to nowhere.Public education used to be, you know, public — an essential societal investment for the bettermen...

August 15th, 2015 |  



Memories of Dale Huffman: The Godfather

Memories of Dale Huffman: The Godfather

I lost a dear friend recently, the community a local legend.You knew him as Dale Huffman, writer for the Dayton Daily News covering just about any and...

August 15th, 2015 |  


What’s the end game?

What’s the end game?

There’s a point at which the quest for more money is no longer worthwhile.I was researching a billionaire who made a fortune in the pomegranate ...

August 15th, 2015 updated: August 15th, 2015. |  


What has happened to the penny?

What has happened to the penny?

Oh, sure, one-cent pieces still exist but the truth is you need a bunch of them to buy anything in America these days.Pennies, unfortunately, have gon...

August 14th, 2015 |  


What happened on V-J Day

What happened on V-J Day

“Eleanor hates war, I hate war and even our dog Fala hates war” is the quote attributed to President Franklin D. Roosevelt following the b...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Remembering Irvin Hyman

XENIA - A native of Xenia, Dr. Hyman served as an officer in the US Army during World War II. After the war he returned to Xenia to once again take up...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Gray symbolizes the problem with liberals

Gray symbolizes the problem with liberals

If I say the name Robert Gray to a group of your friends, aside from the puzzled look on most of their faces I doubt that I’d get much reaction....

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Rolling up some common sense

Rolling up some common sense

The legendary singer and activist is cooking up his own brand of sustainable legal pot.With marijuana prohibition finally ending in states and cities ...

August 13th, 2015 |