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March 13, 2014 RSS feed / Editorials

Front Porch Philosopher

Sometimes nothing will do but cornbread

Sometimes, if you are from the South, nothing will do but cornbread. We in rural Southwest Alabama are the quintessential southern eaters. All my childhood growing up, we had it every day for dinner. Dinner was in the middle of the day. More...

Political Cartoon

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Smart Banking

The ownership of national debt

Popular belief is that China holds the greatest portion of our debt. But that distinction belongs to the Federal Reserve (Fed). As most readers are aware, the national debt is gargantuan. The total owed is approximately $17.35 trillion. More...

From the Capitol

Media buys into Holmes’ rhetoric

When State Rep. Alvin Holmes the bombastic state lawmaker from Montgomery makes one of his frequent outrageous statements even the best of the state’s news media go into an apoplectic state of mind. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Psychiatrists put the cart before the horse

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