- Ada, Oklahoma


  • Giving weather people their due

    “Have you looked outside?” I said to her as more of a statement than a question. “Have you?” I added for emphasis, pointing to a window in case she missed my meaning.

    February 7, 2011

  • WikiLeaks should be stopped


    The New York Times is reporting that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is investigating security leaks by WikiLeaks’ founder, Julian Assange. WikiLeaks is the website on which hundreds of secret U.S. documents are being made available for anyone who cares to read them. 

    December 1, 2010

  • Kansas church’s protests muffled

    It is difficult to condone vandalism, and we don’t. Still, it couldn’t have happened to a “nicer” group of people. The Associated Press reports that members of the misguided Kansas church that protest at military funerals found themselves making noise in the wrong place, that place being McAlester, Oklahoma.



    November 17, 2010

  • Fifth Season — the holiday season — is now upon us

    I don’t know if you are aware that our part of the country has five seasons rather than the customary four.

    November 11, 2010

  • Sounding Board, 11-7-10

    November 8, 2010

  • Despite victory, GOP’s survival still not guaranteed

    Two years ago when President Obama won the presidency and Democrats controlled the House and the Senate, national pundits wondered aloud as to whether or not the Republican Party would survive.

    November 3, 2010

  • Sounding Board, 10-31-10

    November 1, 2010

  • State Questions 756 and 757

    SQ 756 is a direct slap at the federal government passing national healthcare legislation that mandates participation

    October 27, 2010

  • Sounding Board, 10-24-10

    October 25, 2010

  • Grace, God, and the Milky Way

    There is a long debate in Christianity about grace and faith versus works.  I am all for grace and faith, but, as has been noted since very near the beginning, faith without works is dead.

    October 20, 2010

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