December 29, 2011 RSS feed / Opinions

New Year’s resolutions are better made, kept when they look backward rather than forward

If there’s one thing this world doesn’t need right now, it’s another column about New Year’s resolutions. We make ‘em, we break ‘em, life goes on.  More...

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Fitzgerald’s novels are excellent investments

Although F. Scott Fitzgerald did not make William Faulkner’s pantheon of the finest twentieth century novelists (Wolfe, Faulkner, Hemingway, Steinbeck and Dos Passos), nevertheless, most modern critics put him in that august company. More...

Pirates of Barbary

By ADRIAN TINNISWOOD

Because of the activities of the Somali “pirates,” we are very aware of corsairs and captivity, as reflected in the subtitle of Pirates of Barbary. More...

North meets South and all know Southern Bulldog hospitality

BAYSIDE, N.Y. – There’s a decided Red and Black influence at 3610 Clearview Expressway—led by the only Georgia native in the household, the pretty Anna Moore who grew up in Floyd County. More...