The worst president hails the greatest generation

Why do we still commemorate D-Day? It’s not a rhetorical question. The event is more distant to us than Custer’s Last Stand was to the men who stormed the Normandy shore. Those men are nearly all...

DATE: June 17, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

The other D-Day: 75 years ago, it lit up the Pacific

As allied troops crossed the English Channel to invade northern France on June 6, 1944, 600 U.S. Navy ships were converging on the Mariana Islands, Japanese territory only 1,200 miles from the...

DATE: June 15, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

I’m still not a socialist – don’t believe the hype

Once again, Rep. Scott Tipton is labeling me a “Socialist” (“I’m a Democrat: Mitsch Bush returns for another go at Tipton in 2020,” editorial, June 3). This has been standard procedure from...

DATE: June 14, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

This podcast perfect for mom-spying

On a recent Friday afternoon, a stylish woman in her early 40s showed up at a Brooklyn podcasting studio to tape what was essentially a three-hour therapy session, which was to later be condensed...

DATE: June 10, 2019 | UPDATED: 5 days 21 hours ago | COLUMN: Guest Columns

9-R board, administrators, could learn from you

I want to thank community members for the generous outpouring you showed in support of our school children. Together, we raised $860 to support Miller Middle School kids with negative lunch...

DATE: June 8, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

Joe Biden, you should be proud of your crime billl

Joe Biden has been attacked by politicians on the left – and now, thanks to Donald Trump, on the right – for his role in shepherding the 1994 crime bill through Congress. One of these attacks is...

DATE: June 3, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

There’s a story about river flooding not being told

Flood season is here and sure to have an impact on people and the health of the Colorado River. River forecasters paying attention to Colorado’s banner snowpack this year are predicting runoff will...

DATE: June 2, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

Help us to help all of the bears

It’s that time of year again, when all of us at Colorado Parks and Wildlife are asking you to do everything you can to keep bears wild. I’m happy to say that communities in Southwest Colorado are...

DATE: June 1, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

Our cities are unlivable – blame wealthy liberals

To live in California is to experience the cryptic phrase that George W. Bush once used to describe the invasion of Iraq: “Catastrophic success.” The economy here is booming, but no one feels...

DATE: May 29, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

Stop facial recognition

The question keeps me up at night, in something like terror. Cameras are the defining technological advance of our age. They are the keys to our smartphones, the eyes of tomorrow’s autonomous...

DATE: May 27, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

Vote Biden to cancel totalitarian call-out culture

This month, a video of Joe Biden saying he had “no empathy” for “the younger generation” that “tells me how tough things are” resurfaced on social media. The video was over a year old, but it...

DATE: May 26, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

No endgame for rivalry with nefarious China

“My idea of American policy toward the Soviet Union is simple, and some would say simplistic,” Ronald Reagan told his adviser Richard Allen in January 1977, four years before he became president....

DATE: May 20, 2019 | COLUMN: Guest Columns

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