Saturday is the Smithsonian's Museum Day Live event. What that means is that many museums that normally charge admission will admit visitors free today, if they download a ticket from the Museum Day website.

8:08 AM Sep 27, 2013
If you follow the latest dismal news from Washington, you know that Republicans in Congress are threatening to shut down government funding unless lawmakers go along with eliminating Obama Care. The deadline for passing a budget is Monday, Sept. 30.
 
5:29 PM Sep 24, 2013

Libertarians have gotten used to being a very small minority in a political system dominated by liberals and conservatives.

3:44 PM Sep 11, 2013

A  very important literary figure died a few days ago while I was on vacation, but because he wasn't the "right" kind of writer, you might have missed it.

2:54 PM Sep 10, 2013

With the smug self-assurance of the ignorant, I have taken it for granted that Americans enjoy the worst government in the Western world.

10:42 AM Aug 21, 2013

Do you believe in conspiracy theories and think the media covers up what's really going on? Or do you look down your nose at "Truthers" and "Birthers"?

11:16 AM Aug 20, 2013

Take a look at the the table in this Forbes magazine article about health care expenditures. You'll notice that the United States ranks fourth in the world in per capita government hea

10:54 AM Aug 15, 2013

The last chance for justice for Nancy Smith, who served years in prison for molesting preschoolers despite mountains evidence that she was innocent, rests for Gov. John Kasich.

2:22 PM Aug 13, 2013

With Tiffin Avenue aka Ohio 101 blocked off at both ends because of construction, getting to the Erie County Humane Society, 1911 Superior St., has become a bit tricky. But you can still get there to adopt a cat or a dog.

2:00 PM Aug 1, 2013
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