Non-ad creates a faux controversy WASHINGTON — What a difference four years make. When Barack Obama was running for president, he successfully managed to distance himself from the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, leaving his Chicago church...
May 23, 2012 | 0 | 0 |
By KATHLEEN PARKER Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Europe a preview of our own future WASHINGTON — Europe’s economic struggles are a consistent drag on American growth. A eurozone breakup, in chaos and acrimony, could be a Lehman-like shock of incalculable damage. For years, the ...
May 22, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Political season generating little excitement When my kids were young, about the worst thing they could say about something was that it was capital-b BORRRING. You know how they stretch out the word, as in why say more? When I used to work ...
May 21, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By SUSAN ESTRICH Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun
Civil forfeiture law looks like robbery TEWKSBURY, Mass. — Russ Caswell, 68, is bewildered: “What country are we in?” He and his wife Pat are ensnared in a Kafkaesque nightmare unfolding in Orwellian language. This town’s police depar...
May 20, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Press censors racially-motivated attacks When two white newspaper reporters for the Virginian-Pilot were driving through Norfolk, and were set upon and beaten by a mob of young blacks — beaten so badly that they had to take a week off fro...
May 20, 2012 | 0 | 3 |
By THOMAS SOWELL Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun