Opinion

Opinion

News  

Post-modernist ideas tough to swallow

The political landscape of this strange new world baffles the baby boomers and those who consider themselves traditionalists. How can this political climate be explained? Many sense the America they grew up in has transformed and they no longer get it. Over the past decade, I have studied Organizational...

More Opinion

More Opnion

Last Word

More Last Word
  • The Last Word on winter storm Jonas, Jan. 30

    The Last Word on winter storm Jonas, Jan. 30

    Snow storm response I want to thank my paper carrier, David Jacobo, for delivering my paper and on time during and after the blizzard. It is Saturday, Jan. 23rd after the snow. Thank Heaven we didn't get the snow like they're getting in D.C. and New York, but I really wanted to thank Richard and...

    • Last Word for Jan. 27: Please drive better in the snow

      Last Word for Jan. 27: Please drive better in the snow

      Priorities Williamsburg's building a new $50,000 building on Armistead Avenue and now is going to buy Super 8 Motel for 2.45 million and can't even put a fence up around Harriet Tubman Drive. I think it's in poor taste. Tough arrangements When I talk with my friend, who lives in an assisted living...

        • Last Word in fun: Cribbage, Jan. 23

          Last Word in fun: Cribbage, Jan. 23

          Great game It was good to see the recent article about the cribbage tournament in Williamsburg. I was impressed with both the number of people participating and the distances that they travel in order to compete. In a few weeks, the new catalog of classes sponsored by WALT (Williamsburg Area Learning...

            • Recommendations gone wild, the Last Word, Jan. 20

              Recommendations gone wild, the Last Word, Jan. 20

              Recommended I took clothes to a well-known dry cleaner in Williamsburg. Among the items was a pair of slacks that had stains on them from gardening. The attendant refused to mark the stains on the slacks and told me all the garments are checked for stains. The slacks were returned with the same...

              • Guns, oil and jobs: Last Word for Jan. 16

                Guns, oil and jobs: Last Word for Jan. 16

                Power lines There is a simple solution to both sides of the disagreement on power lines over the James River, which is not to build them. But the trade-off would be [that] all affected localities must immediately cease all new residential and commercial developments. This lack of new power consumption...

                  Video

                  More Video

                  News

                  More news

                  National News

                  More news
                  Loading
                  39°