April 20, 2011 RSS feed / Columns

A morally untenable corporate system

It’s good to know that some corporate chieftains do feel the pain of their underlings — those hard-hit workers who keep being forced to do more for less reward. More...

America is not a third world country … at least not yet

Let’s start with the assumption that America is not a Third World country. In poor countries, many people never see doctors. Only the elite go to college. Rattletrap trains take two hours to go 70 miles.  More...

Salome's Stars

ARIES ( March 21 to April 19) Temper your typical Aries urge to charge into a situation and demand answers. Instead, let the Lamb’s gentler self emerge to deal with a problem that requires delicacy.  More...

Timely reminder

For the past hour or so, a woman I’ve never met has been calling me “honey.”  You decide what you want, honey?  Honey, would you like more coffee?  You stay as long as you need to, honey.  More...

At last: A president, not a ref

WASHINGTON  President Obama has finally decided to take his own side in the philosophical struggle that is the true engine of this nation’s budget debate.   More...

The way we were

Clips from Mountain Eagle front pages over the past 50 years   April 20, 1961  Water flowing through the dam gateway at Buckhorn in Perry County is swift and whitecapped as recent spring rains send torrents into the new lake.   .  More...

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS –4/18-22   More...