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  • Penn State must find post-scandal identity

    “We are Penn State,” Triplett remembered guard Steve Suhey saying. “There will be no meetings.”

    November 21, 2011

  • Remarkable comeback

    In her first interview since the shooting, Giffords told ABC’s Diane Sawyer that she would not return to Congress until she’s “better.” . . .

    November 21, 2011

  • Stephen Dick.jpg Making sense of nonsense

    Of course, conservatives don’t really care about education except to remove money from the public system and give it to private schools and nonunion charters.

    November 21, 2011 1 Photo

  • GPS case violates the Fourth Amendment

    The government is arguing that there is no expectation of privacy in public, and police can track people’s movements without violating the Constitution.

    November 20, 2011

  • Mike Pound.jpg Sugar Plum Fairy fired over sour words

    Well, I’ll be the guy out there fighting against goofiness.

    November 17, 2011 1 Photo

  • Amy Gesenhues.jpg There’s no defense for Joe Paterno

    Some of us have read the grand jury findings that led to 40 counts of child sexual abuse against Sandusky for molesting eight boys over 15 years.

    November 17, 2011 1 Photo

  • Younger workers left behind

    While the recession has hurt most people, older Americans are, on whole, in much better financial shape than young people.

    November 16, 2011

  • Arrogance brought down Penn State

    And it was that arrogance that cost a once-revered head coach and a longtime school president their jobs, and caused incalculable harm to the reputation of the entire university.

    November 16, 2011

  • Don McNay.jpg Bernanke killing small investors

    The people most inclined to follow that type of “common sense advice” are senior citizens.

    November 16, 2011 1 Photo

  • Sam Pollak.jpg Waiting for E.T. … indefinitely

    Now that the nuisance of local elections is over for this year, we can concentrate our attention on something really important:

    November 15, 2011 1 Photo