Thirty years ago, Gentner Drummond led the first U.S. combat mission to strike Baghdad in the Gulf War, the column says. But his defining test of courage and judgment didn't occur over the Iraqi capital. It was on the relatively safe flight back to Saudi Arabia.
Elderly residents are frustrated with the process, which emphasizes technology over human effort. The most common complaint is that the system registers patients but never has available appointment times.
We’ve become so selective and biased in our interpretation of our Constitution, and the rights and privileges it grants us, that we’re becoming our own worst enemy, the column says. The liberties that protect us may become the freedoms by which we destroy us.
Trump must be punished and neutralized, either by impeachment and removal from office or prosecution. This is a matter of justice and of protecting the nation from him and those who would model his behavior. Symbolic gestures are not enough.
"Why can't my governor be more like that, I seen more than one person say on Facebook when they read of David Holt's leadership," the column says. "Well, in the spirit of speaking truth, I'm going to tell you it isn't very likely."