Keeping Up with the Jones

Reflections of an ex man-whore

I usually don’t get into the tabloid stuff, but I’ve got to weigh in on the revelation that Tiger Woods is a man-whore. Wow!

Guest Commentary

Building bridges starts with civility

Bridges are built to unite people.

Don't Ask, I'm Telling

Family ties

How do you know if animals in the ocean are boys or girls? What is a mind? Why is the top of your hair dark when the rest of it is blond?

Fables of the Deconstruction

Nothing is over, not yet

My 9-year-old son Oden came home from school the other day talking about a puzzle involving dots and lines.

Summary of My Discontent

War is crack

Patience isn’t usually my thing.

Editor’s Note

‘Graveyard of Empires’

There is sense to be made of the situation in Afghanistan. Unfortunately, it seems to be elusive in President Obama’s White House.


Ghosts of coaches past

I wasn’t sad to see Billy Gillispie go. Frankly, I would have given him a lift to the airport.

Raised Relief

Here’s to mixed company

Last Saturday my already pleasant holiday was made complete by a few simple songs.

Editor’s Note

For which I am thankful

I am sitting outside Heine Brothers Coffee Shop, watching the cars chug along Bardstown Road, trying to make a list.

Don't Ask, I'm Telling

Queer query

That’s queer.

You are a queer.

Queer pride.

Queer theory.

Q Bar. (The “Q” does not stand for quesadilla.)