Commentaries

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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Thursday Commentary
12:25 pm
Thu December 15, 2011

Panic in the Department Store

orijinal Flickr Commons

Five-year-old Philip Gerard had little to look forward to on his annual back-to-school trip to the mall.

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Tuesday Commentary
3:08 pm
Tue December 13, 2011

Leaving Nigel

hkase Flickr Commons

Leaving work one evening in Washington D.C., Shane Fernando thought the most he had to look forward to was a warm meal and a comfortable chair.

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