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The Greatest Scam in History Part 1

Are you one of the victims of the "greatest scam in history"? I'm not referring to the scam conducted by Bernie Mad[e]off. I'm referring to ...

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One lonely outsider and “Two Lovers”

In Billy Wilder's 1960 Best Picture winner "The Apartment," an ordinary guy falls in love with a lovely woman who is stuck in an affair ...

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The Mail Game

I note that we have on the table a proposal to reduce mail delivery. I had hoped when I voted for Mr. Obama things like ...

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City still not out of woods on state budget

For folks worried about a large cut in state funding to the city of Lawrence’s budget, it probably isn’t time to start breathing easy yet. ...

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U.S. Highway 75 lanes reopen in Shawnee County

The Kansas Department of Transportation reports that, as of 10:45 a.m. today, all lanes had reopened on U.S. Highway 75 near the Kansas Turnpike's South ...

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“Monsters Vs. Aliens”: Whoever wins, we lose.

** With a clear-cut, no-nonsense title like "Monsters Vs. Aliens," the new DreamWorks animated spectacle (shown in many theaters in eye-popping 3D) tells you exactly ...

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OTS Replacement - How do you handle your anxiety while watching KU sports on TV?

How do you handle your anxiety while watching KU sports on TV? I actually talk to the players through the TV.— Carmen Hocking, ?, ? ...

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Requiem for The History Teller: On the Passing of John Hope Franklin

John Hope Franklin, standing in front of the John Hope Franklin Center at Duke I never met John Hope Franklin. But I came to know ...

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Are you a Carbon Criminal?

A few days ago, I learned from the BBC a new term, Carbon Criminal. It speaks to excessive use of resources. Well, in my 66 ...

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Nice People Still Around

A few weeks ago I was on 15th street, approaching from the west. Stopping for the light at Kasold, I saw a young lady pushing ...

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Detroit all over again …

Get ready to see more of Kansas coach Bill Self with his stool perched on the sidelines of an NCAA Tournament game. I just checked ...

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Idol’s Big Ten conference

Miracles invaded the Idol stage Tuesday. First, with the appearance of Smokey Robinson, the mentor for Motown theme night. Though the leader of the Miracles ...

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The Sideline Report with Mario Little

Dayton coach Brian Gregory said he expected Cole Aldrich and Sherron Collins to have good games against his team. He wasn't expecting, however, a strong ...

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Moo Moo Buckaroo

If you don’t feel like paying nine bucks for a burger, you can make one at home that is ALMOST as good. Make these for ...

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Tax abatement debate lives on at City Hall

There are changes coming on the Lawrence economic development scene when it comes to tax abatements. But no, the change is not that we all ...

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Avoid owing more income taxes next year

By April 1 most of the nation’s workers will find the amounts on their paychecks a little higher than they used to be. That’s the ...

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Ruben Studdard is totally “Misbehavin’”

Ruben "The Velvet Teddy Bear" Studdard won millions of hearts on the way to an American Idol crown in 2003. Back then, he received praise ...

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KU appeals to alumni to help with legislators

The Kansas University Alumni Association is asking its Jayhawks for Higher Education members to contact their state senators and appeal for lower state budget cuts. ...

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Car lot on the move to Sixth Street

A used car lot is packing up from its South Iowa Street location to move to a higher profile spot on West Sixth Street. Academy ...

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Top 10 3D Movies So Far

With this weekend’s release of Dreamworks’ 3D computer-animated feature “Monsters Vs. Aliens,” 2009 is officially the rebirth of 3D as a mainstream movie-going experience. It’s ...

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