John Young

04/23/2015 - 12:11pm

    Chances of war with Iran, says career Middle East journalist Barbara Slavin, went down “a gazillion” with the framework for a nuclear agreement.

    Ah, fudge.

    Never fear. Or fear....

01/01/2015 - 9:58pm

    If a war on Christmas actually exists, it began with Bing Crosby and a Jew.

    Crosby and composer Irving Berlin didn’t mean to wage war on Christmas. They meant to have a hit song. “...

12/24/2014 - 4:27pm

    'Tis the season. Long before “holiday giving” became a catch phrase, a group sought to slow down America’s No. 1 infectious killer, one penny at a time. So began Christmas Seals – the campaign which in 1907 set out to conquer the...

12/18/2014 - 3:19am

    Police did not kill Michael Brown. One policeman did.

    Black people did not burn down buildings in Ferguson, Mo. A few idiots did.

    It is our...

12/11/2014 - 3:36pm

    Maybe the most insidious modifier in the ongoing disservice we call education reform is “outcome-based.”

    As in, “To make students voracious readers, use this method.”...

11/27/2014 - 7:26pm

    The Indianapolis Star has apologized, but surely some of its readers ask: Why?

    The cartoon that it published carried the sentiments of every American who is horrified – horrified, I tell...

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