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Opinion: Kindle by its cover

Commentary by Terry Anker We might know spine. Certainly, we’ve learned the definition for cover. But what is the fore edge, hinge and free endpaper. Our lexicon must include hand-stitched, end-stained and hardbound. While...

Opinion: Pie in the eye

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Hal Fryar passed away last week at age 90. If you don’t know who he is, maybe the name Harlow Hickenlooper will ring a bell. Harlow Hickenlooper is tough to say. Hal...

Opinion: Grocery survival guide

Commentary by Danielle Wilson I pretty much live at Meijer. Six to seven gallons of milk a week, five boxes of cereal, two bunches of bananas … you get the picture. The point is,...

Opinion: Death by vending machine

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie I just returned from my brother’s wedding in New York City, and I am happy to report that things went off without a hitch … except for Peter.  He got hitched...

Opinion: Howdy, column readers

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie I turned 70 this year. And so did a 10-year-old freckled little boy named Howdy Doody. For those too young to remember, “The Howdy Doody Show” debuted in 1947, its star a...