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Fair-weather warning for gardeners amid another record high

Our heatwave is a mixed blessing for owners of garden centers as reported in the Columbus Dispatch. Their business is picking up earlier than usual but many of their plants are blooming prematurely. This is a problem for the flowers … Continue reading

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So to Speak | Joe Blundo commentary: Biased or not, ‘GCB’ isn’t good TV

In today’s Columbus Dispatch columnist, Joe Blundo, did his own review of GCB. It seems this show isn’t headed to the top of the charts but it has stirred up controversy. As I said in my earlier review, this show … Continue reading

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From Hell to Hollywood—Ted Williams one year later

With a voice as smooth and comforting as hot chocolate on a cold winter’s day, Ted Williams won the hearts of millions. Job offers from around the world poured in faster than a gushing oil well. He had finally found the ticket he needed to leave the streets behind. Within days he was appearing on TV shows across the country and staying in posh hotels. Williams instantly went from pan-handling on the streets to pandering publicists eager to cash in on the latest phenomena. Everyone wanted a piece of him. Continue reading

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I was sabotaged! Thank you very much

The morning before Election Day I eagerly go to my computer to post my newest and last blog regarding the fight against SB 5. Computer is working fine, I do some last-minute polishing of a piece I have been working … Continue reading

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No more lions and tigers and bears as pets

A committee representing various zoos and animal groups across the state is working on legislation to regulate ownership of non-native animals. This is being done to prevent an animal Armageddon such as we had last week in Zanesville, Ohio. (See: … Continue reading

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More news on fracking

Did you read yesterday’s lead editorial in the Columbus Dispatch titled Shale’s Promise? It must be true what they say, “great minds run in the same channel” because it closely parallels my blog of the previous day titled Memo raising … Continue reading

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Adios Jim Tressel

Image via Wikipedia The bigger they are, the harder they fall Jim Tressel brought a lot of things to Ohio State University but the last thing anyone expected was that he would bring shame to the school. Tressel brought winning seasons, … Continue reading

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