Commentaries

Thursday Commentary
1:51 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

Bridge, Anyone?

Vito Flickr Commons

When Commentator Nan Graham heard the news that a couple of brothers from Pennsylvania had stolen a bridge in nearby New Castle, she wasn't as shocked as others.

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Tuesday Commentary
4:00 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

Theatrical Superstition

sarflondondunc Flickr Commons

There's more to the old practice of wishing someone "Break a leg" before a live performance than you might think.

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Thursday Commentary
6:30 am
Thu January 19, 2012

A Voice You Can Count On

Madhu V. Singh Flickr Commons

Pushing through a blizzard in the nerve-wracking company of big rigs one winter night, Commentator Philip Gerard feared he would not make it off of I-80 alive.

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Tuesday Commentary
2:49 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

When Birds Attack...

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Flickr Commons

When a local homeowner asked Commentator Andy Wood  for help with a tufted titmouse attacking her window, he wondered if there were others in the community facing a similar problem.

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Thursday Commentary
6:30 am
Thu January 12, 2012

A Tale of Two Cities

Hatters! Flickr Commons

Charles Dickens's classic story set during the French Revolution tells of one people at a singular time.

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Tuesday Commentary
6:00 am
Tue January 10, 2012

The Point Being?

Annie-Gray Johnston

Commentator Annie-Gray Johnston knows that life is filled with the inexplicable...

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Thursday Commentary
6:06 pm
Thu January 5, 2012

Patriots, Arise!

simon.stamm Flickr Commons

Commentator Nan Graham is not one to catch the vapors easily.

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Thursday Commentary
12:00 am
Thu December 29, 2011

Farm and Home

Katie Weilbacher Flickr Commons
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Author and creative writing professor Philip Gerard is more likely to need a pen than a hammer in his day-to-day life.

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Thursday Commentary
12:00 am
Thu December 22, 2011

Yule for Y'all

AndrewEick Flickr Commons

'Tis the season when filling your home with cheer is standard practice.

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Tuesday Commentary
11:47 am
Tue December 20, 2011

My Mother, Beth

Annie Gray Johnston

Most parents leave their children scratching their heads from time to time, but Annie Gray's mother is a hoot all her own.

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