Take a bite out of your morning coffee

I love coffee. I love to drink it and use it in recipes. You can run out to 23rd and Louisiana and get your Dunkin ...

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Death Row II

Capital Crimes and Punishment Last month (September), the State of Ohio failed to execute an innate who spent 25 years on death row for the ...

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Old Sayings And The Meanings Behind Them

Many years ago I would sit and listen to my parents, grandparents, great aunts and uncles talk about their youth and the ways they would ...

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I can’t quit you “Project Runway” … meh

OK, so I think the theme this week is the following phrase: I am not a quitter. Reasons? Firstly, because Jennifer on "Top Chef" adopted ...

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Review: ‘Macbeth’ an intense spectacle

This review of "Macbeth," which opened Thursday night at KU's University Theatre, comes from Sarah Young, a Lawrence-based freelance writer: Something definitively wicked came to ...

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3 Questions: Iowa State at Kansas

The big question this weekend is whether Iowa State can rediscover the magic it displayed for one half of last season's Kansas University victory at ...

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Sorry I’m late

I’m habitually late. I mean, I’m late everywhere — chronically, habitually, unavoidably tardy. It’s not that I think my time is more important than anybody ...

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If Only the Government Had Respected Its Own Laws… I Am Barack Obama’s Political Prisoner Now

Having just finished reading Black Elk Speaks, Leonard Peltier's recent letter brings the plight of Native Americans over the last two centuries into present focus. ...

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Sebelius on Leno

Did you catch it? I just happened upon it... Was waiting for Leno to go off and the news to come on. Anyway, he asks ...

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Oklahoma HS coach in hot water over players using false addresses; What can Lawrence learn from this?

Earlier this week in Oklahoma, it was reported that the head football coach of perennial powerhouse Jenks High School had suspended himself for the remainder ...

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Some deals you can get only online

Every week we talk about the coupons and deals in Sunday’s Journal-World. I love to get out there and shop, but occasionally I like the ...

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Hang on there, Shutterbugs…

School plays are exciting events, especially if it's the first one that your friends or relatives have participated in. Most of us like to capture ...

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Nebraska or Missouri? Plus, Big 12 WR team rankings

An intriguing Big 12 North battle will take place at 8 p.m. Thursday night: Nebraska (3-1) at Missouri (4-0). I want to know who everyone's ...

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In Plain Sight 10/7/2009

Previous: IPS 9/30/2009 Next: IPS 10/14/2009 RoedApple quickly identified the subject of the picture this week. Although his first guess was not quite correct. See ...

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Dear Bicyclists…

So I thought it was common knowledge about where bicyclists belong, where they don't belong, and what rules they should follow. Just today I saw ...

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Vanuatu, 7.8 quake. Anybody have any experience with this Pacific Island nation?

The third pacific massive quake and Tsunami in two weeks has just hit: 7.8 Quake Strikes Off Vanuatu A powerful magnitude 7.8 earthquake has rocked ...

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Google Analytics and your Marketplace page

A question I hear quite often when working with businesses on their Marketplace pages is "Now, will you be able to tell me how many ...

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Get Found Online or Get Left Behind

We presented an Internet Marketing Seminar for local business owners back in July and had a great turnout. We've received very positive feedback and we're ...

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Oh, That is Horrible - We Must Fix It!

I noted in yesterday’s LJW a letter to the editor about our LMH. I, of course, am sympathetic to the thrust of the letter. I ...

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Just why did it get so cold this morning

If you stepped out the door this morning, you probably noticed our morning lows were pretty chilly; freezing for some. Both Manhattan and Lawrence hit ...

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