John Young

05/25/2016 - 6:00pm

    Before discussing a sensitive subject, let us recite the Rotary Four-Way Test:

    “Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build goodwill and friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?”

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01/09/2016 - 10:00am

    When I was 10 I had a yo-yo. It was blue with marbled streaks of silver. At school we weren’t supposed to have yo-yos. But what’s the point of a yo-yo if one can’t show it off?

    So I...

01/02/2016 - 6:00pm

    If Tornado Alley were a battlefield, historically this time of year the cannons would be silenced. Not so this December. All hell has broken loose. The weather map has been a work by Jackson Pollock: all splatters.

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12/18/2015 - 3:00pm

    Charles Barkley calls Twitter “a place where fools go to feel important.”

    He’s talking about you, Donald.

    You’ve built a fool...

12/11/2015 - 8:00pm

    The arrival of the Beatles. The Civil Rights Act. LBJ’s rout of Goldwater. All vied for “Biggest Story” of 1964. But another might have eclipsed them all: the Surgeon General’s report definitively linking smoking with cancer.

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12/04/2015 - 1:00pm

    You bet it was political. Moments after it happened, we were all certain.

    That was in 1995 when Timothy McVeigh’s fertilizer bomb made rubble of the Oklahoma City federal building, killing 168.

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