May 23, 2012 RSS feed / Opinions

We can do more

It has been 23 years since the first person wrongly convicted of a crime was exonerated through the science of DNA testing. More...

A major bore

When my kids were young, about the worst thing they could say about something was that it was capital-b BORRRING. You know how they stretch out the word, as in why say more? More...

The United States of Gambling

A surprising fact: Gamblers spent more last year at commercial casinos in Indiana than they did at non-Indian casinos in all but three other states — not surprisingly, Nevada, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. More...

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A choice of capitalisms

In this election, we’re not having an argument that pits capitalism against socialism. We are trying to decide what kind of capitalism we want. More...

Jerry Collins responds

To the Editor:   I was recently informed that I had been threatened in your newspaper. He or she had threatened to investigate my personal information and sue me.  Perhaps I can help this ‘anonymous’ person in their quest.  More...

Boyd corrects error

To the Editor:   I appreciated the recent article in The Mountain Eagle, which I have been receiving for many years.  There is one error which I wish to correct.  I did serve in the U.S. More...