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National Media’s Obsession Over a Local Tragedy

0 Comments · Thursday, October 30, 2014
Who cares? Everyone’s white. Seemingly affluent. Neither young nor old. No cops, no shooting. No protesters calling for “justice.”   

Worst Week Ever!: Oct. 23-29

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
President Barack Obama has been a polarizing figure ever since he got on the ballot with a weird name and started being half black.  

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.29.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Fox News is taking heat after its co-host Kimberly Guilfoyle said young woman should be excused from voting in the upcoming Midterm election and other civic duties because they “just don’t get it."
  

Leslie Isaiah Gaines: 1945-2014

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
 Gaines was one of the first attorneys in the United States to advertise on television and he did it from Cincinnati.  

Worst Week Ever!: Oct.16-22

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
UC football coach Tommy Tuberville introduced President George W. Bush to some of the squad down in Dallas
before the team won big over Southern Methodist University.  

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.22.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Ridership on Cincinnati’s new Red Bike system has blown away expectations, according to its organizers.  

They Raped That City

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A community already known for its poverty and rampant drug use and its less-than-stellar track record of public education and housing doesn’t need the stench of rapists added to its long list of ills and woes.  

The Right (or No Right) to Privacy

0 Comments · Monday, October 20, 2014
The growing national conversation about privacy is a curious thing  

Worst Week Ever!: Oct. 8-15

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Take, for example, the issue of climate change, which shouldn’t be such a murky pit of idiocy and back-and-forth amongst people who haven’t learned anything about anything in years.  

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.15.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Investors want to turn the former Champion Paper factory building in Hamilton into a $30 million sports complex.   

The Color of Ebola?

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Ebola is the sad repeat of what happened with the outbreak of AIDS nearly 30 years ago: The Western world watched while poor, untreated black Africans died, usually alone and shamed by the social stigmas associated with the trifling nature of the disease.  

Worst Week Ever!: Oct. 2-8

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
City of Cincinnati administrators are currently working on a parking plan to accommodate all the rich suburban folk who moved into Over-the-Rhine in the past few years.
  

Like Fluttering Pages

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
I wasn’t then and neither am I now a journalist. I have always been a writer.
  

Cincinnati vs. The World 10.08.14

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
According to CNN, American middle class income hasn’t risen since 1995, when it stood at $51,719 (today it’s $51,939), but people are paying more for many things.  

Good Riddance, Eric Holder

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Eric Holder announced his resignation. Good riddance. Not since the Nixon years have Americans had an attorney general so aggressively hostile to the news media.