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September 18, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials

Putting politics out front

From the Editor's Desk

I've been keeping up to date on a little firestorm of controversy that's recently erupted around the presidential race. A semi well known (in photography circles at least) photographer was hired by a national magazine to do a portrait of Sen. More...

Tell the candidates the unborn have rights too


Imagine someone tells you that he personally believes that black people are human beings with the right to freedom and that slavery is wrong, but he doesn't think we should force our beliefs on other people. More...

Still have reason to be optimistic


Hurricane Ike hit Texas and we all offer our prayers and help in whatever means we can as Alabamians. We can be thankful it didn't come here, but it wasn't that long ago that Ivan left its calling card. More...

Democratic senators should share the wealth

It was reported this week that 12 of the 22 Alabama senators who run under the Democratic label, employ 43 individuals to provide various chores such as driving, and working on constituent affairs while the 13 senators who are Republicans, share on More...

It starts going downhill at 40

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

September 15, 1954 The American Psychological Association, in a recent report, claims that a man starts getting "old" when he's only 24. Maybe they're right, but a man will notice it a hell of a lot more when he's 50. More...