Mike O’Rourke’s editorial about supporting
the newspaper was interesting. I can’t imagine getting the news off a
computer screen every morning. It would be like eating pizza without
I read two daily newspapers, and without these papers
and a full pot of Folgers Classic Roast, hot a...
Gabby Gifford's shooter, Jared Loughner, fits the profile of a
prenatally exposed, brain damaged kid who had three strikes against him
before he was even born. What a history of mental challenges he had.
Thank you to all the folks who attended our Community Conversations tonight.
It is quite heart-warming to experience the people, the ideas, and the passion that comes from these gatherings.
The pope’s critics
One of the greatest ironies about those who criticize the current pope for his perceived silence in the face of the Argentinean military regime’s so-called “Dirty War” (1976-1983), is their own silence regarding the left-wing terrorism that led to this military dictatorshi...
gaming has been in the news lately, and much of the information has
been wrong. Charitable gaming in Minnesota remains enormously
successful in meeting its core purposes of strengthening communities
and serving the missions of numerous organizations that make our state
a better place in w...