January 26, 2012 RSS feed / Opinions

Will our leaders ever serve the people over lobbyists and special interests?

The fight last week over our national legislators’ attempt to pass the Stop Online Piracy Act was a great example of the American people rising up and actively stopping their lawmakers from doing the wrong thing.  More...

Hunting quail in south Georgia makes an unforgettable day

DESOTO – On a cold day— not biting, but just right for quail hunting—the hospitality of the hosts warmed the atmosphere considerably. This is the time of the year when all of south Georgia is in an aim-and-shoot mode. More...

STOCK OF THE WEEK ABB/NYSE A Look Back ...

ABB was first reviewed in this space in June, 2010, and so far the results have been disappointing. The stock price has fallen from $24.15 to $21.14. The 3% dividend has not provided much solace.  Maybe the picture is about to change. More...

Book Review

At the Edge of the Precipice

Restless as we are currently, over the dithering and animosity in the Congress of the United States, it’s oddly comforting to read about the difficulties of the past.  More...

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ALL ABOUT BOOKS – FINE, RARE, & COLLECTIBLE

McCarthy may be finest current novelist

Our recent columns have focused on our five favorite twentieth century literary greats: Hemingway, Faulkner, Wolfe, Steinbeck and F. Scott Fitzgera ld. More...