Zero Gee and I Feel Fine … Remembering John Glenn

The man for whom I was named has died. John Glenn, the last of the Mercury astronauts, died on December 9 at age 95. Five decades ago he was launched ...

December 27th, 2016 updated: December 27th, 2016. |  


Kentucky Paves the Way for New Technologies to Help Small Business

It is certainly no exaggeration to say that small businesses form the backbone of our state’s economy. That’s why it is so important that ...

December 27th, 2016 |  


Garbage creating unsightly conditions at Corporate Drive

Dear City Manager Grady,I’m writing regarding the garbage situation at Corporate Driver. My tenants are complaining about the garbage piling up,...

December 20th, 2016 |  


President-Elect Trump: The New Whig President

As someone who served as a Republican delegate from Pennsylvania during the 2016 election, and as a professor of political science and presidential hi...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Foreign Meddling in Our Vote? Remember How This Feels.

Even in an election year as shot through with conspiracy theories as this one, it would have been hard to imagine a bigger bombshell than Russia inter...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Who Voted for Wall Street?

During the campaign, Donald Trump said he wanted to fix our rigged economic system. And we can’t do that, he said, by counting on the people who...

December 13th, 2016 |  


Media must become more trustworthy

In the time of the year when elections come to an end and average citizens suddenly grow tired of the bickering and vulgarization of discourse, a new ...

December 13th, 2016 |  


Protecting Health Care Benefits for Kentucky’s Miner Retirees

One of the unfortunate legacies of the Obama Administration has been its zeal for overregulation, which has played a major role in closing coal mines ...

December 13th, 2016 |  


What Trump Could Learn from Alexander Hamilton

By now you’ve probably heard that Vice President-elect Mike Pence was booed by fellow theater-goers at a performance of the musical Hamilton, an...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Death by Fidel

Fidel Castro is dead. To say those words is so strange. I’ve never known a moment when he wasn’t alive.Castro came to power seven years be...

December 6th, 2016 |