Quantcast

Columnists

Subscribe

Seattle ‘Misfits’ fit enough to win Super Bowl

Prior to Sunday’s Super Bowl, I told anyone who would listen that I like both the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks, so I wouldn’t be terribly disappointed regardless of who won the game.

For women over 50: Bikinis, botox and bling?

Mrs. Obama is on the cover of People Magazine today.

MLK: Militant of the 21st century

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. hasn’t been this alive since 1968.

A tribute to Bishop Robinson

Years before Bishop Robinson became Baltimore’s first black police commissioner, I made this observation: That man deserves to be police commissioner.

Ravens didn’t deserve to make playoffs!

I believe in the merit system: rewards and kudos should go to those who earn them.

Christmas music: The good, the bad and the ugly

Is the term “Christmas music” an oxymoron?

How to raise boys to be good men

Boys do what they are taught. They become what they see. Unfortunately, from mid to late adolescence boys face an array of bad, sexy guy images.

U.S. Senators sponsor Student Loan Bill of Rights

In the aftermath of a recent report that found the lack of student loan servicing standards and information on monies owed, two United States senators will work as a team to create a Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights.

‘Bodymore’ once more

As of December 16, 2013, the number of homicides in Baltimore reached 224.

And yet another journalistic goof!

OK, it’s official: I’m a goof!

The joy of the Gospel

Pope Francis is displaying an extraordinary style and passion that demands our attention.

A Baltimore primer for local TV stations

Poly High School? POLY HIGH SCHOOL? Who would utter such nonsense? Well, WJZ-TV reporter Kai Reed for one.

When stupid meets nasty

Balti-morons: that’s what folks not from around these parts call us.

Why so many parents hate Common Core

The U.S. Department of Education is legally prohibited from having any control over curriculum or instruction in the nation's public schools, but nonetheless Secretary of Education Arne Duncan is a zealous advocate of the new Common Core standards for students' ...

It’s the quarterback, stupid!

A quick memo to Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh about the woes of his team in the 2013 season: It’s your quarterback, stupid!