Comment history

State funding of remedial courses still in Legislature's crosshairs

Much of the remediation taking place in colleges and universities across the country is due to inadequate learning at the K-12 level.

May 14, 2012 at 7:04 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Runners-up: KU women second at league

Nice! Way to go, runners!

May 14, 2012 at 7:01 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Without air conditioning, how would you escape the heat?

I grew up in a house with no AC. We were lucky enough to have a decent basement and I stayed cool by spending the day there. However, I had a second-floor bedroom and it would take me hours to get to sleep because it was so hot, even though we had fans by the windows on opposite sides of the house to create a cross-breeze through the bedrooms.

July 16, 2011 at 6:37 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Booth says addition to Allen Fieldhouse seems likely to be home for original basketball rules

Is it really necessary to build another addition onto Allen Fieldhouse? Couldn't they figure out a good way to utilize what they already have?

July 9, 2011 at 9:45 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Brownback announces appointments to Kansas Board of Regents

Some of you people remind me of Oscar the Grouch: No matter what Brownback does, you are not happy unless you are complaining. Barbara Shelly of the Kansas City Star - certainly no conservative - praised these appointments and her viewpoint was very well reasoned.

July 9, 2011 at 9:42 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Will you donate money to events like the Busker Festival now that they do not have Kansas Arts Commission funding?

I thought artists sold their art. Why do they need donations? Seriously, I don't understand.

June 28, 2011 at 6:55 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Driver who crashed into optometry clinic sentenced to five days in jail, two years of probation

OK, Lawrence voters - make note of the name of this judge, and VOTE HIM OUT OF OFFICE next time he comes up for renewal. This judge is totally incompetent.

June 11, 2011 at 8:52 p.m. ( | suggest removal )