The best laid plans often go wrong, because the world isn’t as predictable as we’d like to think.
Nebraska’s legislature recently made headlines when it ended the state’s death penalty. Many found it odd that a conservatives-dominated legislature would support ending capital punishment, since conservative politicians have traditionally supported the death penalty.
By now you have probably heard at least some debate about trade promotion authority (TPA) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Congress. Don’t get lost in all the acronyms.
Stars and Stripes can be portrayed in many ways.
I’ve discovered the wonderful world of petty mail-order junk. I love it.
I spend a fair amount of time talking to students and other young people about Congress and politics in general, and I’ve noticed something. It used to be that I’d regularly get asked how one runs for office.
“Orange Bell,” the label declared in large letters.
My husband’s grandmother, Helen Gjovaag, passed away this past Sunday afternoon.
Apparently, we’re all supposed to be inspired by “The Person Formerly Known As Bruce Jenner.”
“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference.”
It is the heat that defines us this time of year.
“Amazing,” Dud said out at the corrals the other day.
No, no tats here.
Over the last few years, one of the remarkable successes is the record salmon returns to the Columbia River and its tributaries.