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Entrepreneurs deserve support
by Wyatt Emmerich
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Restaurant entrepreneur Jeff Good has a grand plan to transform rural Mississippi and bring back truck farming using a high-tech farm-to-table model. There’s eight billion dollars at stake.  Missis...
Every day is a gift
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
A dear friend of mine died this week after about three years battling cancer. He had surgery, chemotherapy and spent extensive amounts of time at a famous cancer hospital in Houston, Texas. Medical...
If it walks like a terrorist
by Cal Thomas
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
In television it's called a "loop," the replaying of the same scene over and over and over again. The latest and most assuredly not the final terrorist attack in London last weekend was a "loop" th...
Part of our punishment
by Rheta Johnson
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
When Greg Guirard visited from Louisiana, he insisted on doing a chore before he ate a meal. Never mind he'd driven eight hours to get here. One visit, he cleared privet from the edge of the woods ...
Bill Maher and perpetual adolescence
by Star Parker
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse appeared on HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" show to promote his new book, "The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming of Age Crisis -- And How To Build a Culture of Self ...
War now seems to be endless
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
On May 22, Salman Abedi, 22, waiting at the entrance of the Arianna Grande pop concert in Manchester, blew himself up, killing almost two dozen people, among them parents waiting to pick up their c...
Judge Wingate says Epps no small-time offender
by Charlie Mitchell
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD — There’s no way to know what former Mississippi Commissioner of Corrections Christopher Epps expected when he walked into court — at last — to hear his sentence, but the nearly 20-year term...
Paris withdrawal was right decision
by Sen. Roger Wicker
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement might have come with some suspense, but it should have been no surprise to those of us who share Mr. Trump’s goal of protecti...
Can Wonder Woman just be Wonder Woman?
by Rich Lowry
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
In the new "Wonder Woman" movie, the heroine is mystified by the ways of humankind -- and she doesn't even read the internet. The fevered commentary about the new hit film raises the question, "Can...
Climate change evidence points to a hiatus
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The evidence of global climate readings strongly backs up President Trump's decision to rescind the U.S. signature on the Paris Accords Liberals have taken to denying the facts, calling dissenters ...
Jackson State mess may prompt changes to searches
by Jeff Amy
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON (AP) — Members of the College Board often say that the most important thing they do is choose the presidents of Mississippi's eight public universities. It's also the most controversial, as...
Hysteria over Paris pullout
by Cal Thomas
Jun 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
For sheer hilarity and hyperbole it's hard to beat a recent headline on a Washington Post editorial opposing President Trump's decision to remove the U.S. from the nonbinding and unenforceable Pari...
The 2016 campaign is over
by Michael Barone
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
If you keep up with the news, you might think that the unpleasant and unedifying 2016 presidential campaign is still going on. President Donald Trump, up early, is sending out tweets coarsely attac...
Is Afghanistan a lost cause?
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
"We are there and we are committed" was the regular retort of Secretary of State Dean Rusk during the war in Vietnam. Whatever you may think of our decision to go in, Rusk was saying, if we walk aw...
NBA coaches continue to bash Trump
by Larry Elder
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The success of NBA San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich cannot be denied. In his professional career, the Popovich-led Spurs have won five championships. Popovich is also a military vet. Fluent i...
The age of unilateral rule
by Rich Lowry
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The Trump administration has been exhaustingly eventful, but almost none of the events have involved Congress. The beginning of Donald Trump's presidency has been an extension of the last six years...
Healthcare changes could affect elderly
by Trudy Lieberman
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Older Americans may be in for a rough ride if the changes Washington politicians are considering come to pass. Because good, explanatory journalism is in short supply and TV shouting matches don’t ...
What price separation from Europe?
by Cal Thomas
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has had enough of President Trump. Speaking last Sunday in a Munich beer hall, Merkel suggested that Europe may no longer be able to rely on the United States as a f...
Drug courts play key role in battle against addiction
by Sen. Roger Wicker
Jun 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Graduations are a familiar part of May, with thousands of students across our state finishing their high school and college careers to well-deserved pomp and circumstance. However, this month I att...
The nonexistent case for the Paris accord
by Rich Lowry
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
For a bull in the china shop, President Donald Trump has so far gingerly stepped around the Paris climate accord. That dance could end as soon as this week, with Trump deciding whether to stay in o...