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  • WILLIAMS: Why is everyone offended all the time? I'm sick of Americans being offended. What the heck, people, we live in a diverse, multi-cultural country. America was always proud of being a melting pot. Now we want everyone to consider our tender little feelings. In the latest version of "I'm Off

    April 10, 2014

  • Bill Stanczykiewicz STANCZYKIEWICZ: Mental health and suicide Terre Haute native Tommy John posted 288 victories as a Major League Baseball pitcher, but one opponent was too strong to overcome. His son's mental illness, which remains a prevalent challenge for Indiana youth. Taylor John, whose theater credits in

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • KITCHELL: Charette charades a game no one may win What's in store for the Logansport Mall? That's a good question worth having consultants explore via a community planning exercise or "charette," even if the owners of the mall aren't at the table when the discussion is being held. That's precisely w

    April 9, 2014

  • THEIR VIEW: Fast lane for road projects Our interstate, national and state highways carry millions of people through and across Indiana each year. Those roadways form the physical connections among our communities. Not just people, but dollars. One state legislator says "half a trillion do

    April 9, 2014

  • PARKER: Southern charm After writing close to 3,000 columns, I've learned that people sometimes read what they're looking for, often as a result of a headline, rather than what I wrote. Same words, different prisms. The same is true of the spoken word. What did she just sa

    April 9, 2014

  • MARCUS: Reality not built on press releases John Quill made his annual spring appearance last week and may stick around for another few weeks. As we enjoyed a relatively warm afternoon on the deck, he asked: "What do you think about the state of the state now?" "Unchanged," I said. "Impossible

    April 8, 2014

  • THEIR VIEW: Doubts about Common Core doubts It wasn't the most solid week in the movement to swap out the school standards known as Common Core State Standards for a homegrown set of measures in Indiana. Sure, the General Assembly was able to get a bill to Gov. Mike Pence last month to scrap t

    April 8, 2014

  • VILLAGE IDIOT: Hype hype hooray, the story won't go away How long do you think you'd continue to buy this newspaper if every single story on every single page for the last three weeks was about a missing airplane? Or a hurricane? Or a baby down a well? Or any other single topic? No sports, no weddings, no

    April 8, 2014

  • TAYLOR: If not you, then who will help? Adult literacy is not something that is talked about much. There is a preconceived idea that an illiterate adult is one of low intelligence. This is far from the truth. A person can be illiterate in any number of subjects. I am illiterate in music. I

    April 7, 2014

  • LYONS: 7 million reasons not to repeal the ACA So it turns out that millions of people dealt with the Affordable Care Act enrollment cutoff pretty much the way they habitually deal with the April 15 income tax filing deadline: procrastinating until the last minute to ensure maximum stress and sta

    April 7, 2014

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