Advertisement

Back to the Basics-Ear Plugs and Safety Goggles

The current financial crisis seems over powering even in the midst of cheery Holiday celebrations. One way to cope is to live a more basic ...

Reply

Audubon Christmas counts

I'm a huge fan of radio, but I never thought I'd get to do a request. There are two great opportunities coming up to learn ...

Reply

LHS project back at Planning Commission

The controversial improvements near Lawrence High School have another small hurdle to clear at the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission next week. Planning commissioners will be ...

Reply

“Milk” echoes the joyous nature of its subject

[three stars]Director Gus Van Sant's biopic about Harvey Milk, one of the first openly gay men to be elected to public office, may be set ...

Reply

Darn that Achilles

It started out as a little twinge.Sunday, I noticed a little pain just above my right heel — my Achilles tendon.It hurt a little walking ...

Reply

‘The Day the Earth Stood Still’ and sci-fi fans weeped

"The Day The Earth Stood Still" is another in a long line of remakes that should never have been made. Let's mention the fact that ...

Reply

Thanks for firing my pregnant wife before christmas.

To My Wife's Former Employer:Congrats on starting your new sucessful business. When you told my wife that her nice corporate job would be terminated and ...

Reply

Elect Replacement Senators

The current Illinois scandal involving Gov. Rod Blagojevich's (D) alleged attempt to sell President-elect Barack Obama's former Senate seat demonstrates we need a constitutional amendment ...

Reply

Top Chef Season 5, Episode 5 — Gail’s Bridal Shower

Carlin once delivered a routine on how there is no such thing as blue food. (The comedian noted blueberries are actually purple.)But that maxim was ...

Reply

Golden Globes Awards nominees announced!

The 66th Annual Golden Globes Awards nominees were just announced this morning.Thanks to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, it looks like Sam Mendes' "Revolutionary Road" ...

Reply

A new PAC with City Hall aspirations

Here’s a name to keep an eye on as you to try to handicap the upcoming City Commission elections — IMpac. No, it not the ...

Reply

juncos

Soft trills emanating from tangled brush or thick cedars clearly mark the return of dark-eyed juncos. Snowbirds in every sense, juncos even look like a ...

Reply

Bella’s Marigold Cake

A Poignant Story about a Little Girl's Capacity for Love and ForgivenessBy Eloquent BooksDated: Oct 08, 2008Bella's Marigold Cake is a story that you will ...

Reply

Top 10 Fictional Bands in Movies

Sometimes it’s because they need an original band to fit into their fictional story, sometimes it’s for parody, and sometimes it’s just because the filmmakers ...

Reply

Citizens Of Lawrence, You Have 48 Hours

A computerized voice comes on your answering machine: "This is the *static garble" of Lawrence. As of 6:00 pm this evening, you are hereby given ...

Reply

Stick it to Skynet, Save Sarah Connor!!!

In reading and posting on LJW, I notice many references to Skynet which means there are several Terminator fans out there. If you are not ...

Reply

blue jay

I hear blue jays a lot because they make a lot of noise and they can make a lot of different noises. In my experience, ...

Reply

Rain Changing To Snow

Another strong storm system is set to move across the area on Monday night and continue into Tuesday. The latest weather data indicates that we ...

Reply

Why Roy Williams is in favor of the BCS …

So how would the world be different if the BCS ran college basketball? And how would KU’s basketball history be altered?Let’s take a look. I ...

Reply

Pierce, Rush or Someone Really Cool I Don’t Even Know About Yet

Sunday night was a big night in the NBA for Jayhawk fans and former Jayhawks --- or at least I thought it was going to ...

Reply

1... 489 490 491 492 ...640