Human Behavior

There is definitely no logic to human behavior.

Another internet hoax is perpetrated

The people trying to take down Planned Parenthood are spreading vicious lies and progaganda . . .

Tags: fetus tissue , internet hoaxes , Planned Parenthood

Carter shows a special kind of courage

At the age of 90, former president Jimmy Carter prepares to deal with the dreaded disease, cancer . . .

Tags: cancer treatments , Jimmy Carter

Trump’s a braggart, but on one issue he’s correct

Regardless of your opinion of Donald Trump, he is correct in his statements about the influence of money on politicians . . .

Tags: campaign contributors , Donald Trump , nursing home rates

School starts – and the athletic complaining begins

Parents will complain more about athletics than about any other aspect of our high schools, and the season for complaining is upon us again . . .

Tags: GHSA , high school recruiting

Step right up and place your bets

Casino operators really want to set up their operations in Georgia -- and there are some politicians who will welcome them . . .

Tags: casinos , Kasim Reed , Nathan Deal

A choice between kids and billionaires

Georgia, alas, puts more emphasis on the welfare of billionaires than the welfare of children . . .

Tags: corporate welfare , state rankings

Lawmakers try to defuse an explosive issue

Several incidents over the Fourth of July holiday illustrate the violent danger of fireworks -- but we legalized them anyway . . .

Tags: Jeff Mullis , legal fireworks

Business will win out over tradition

When it comes down to a choice between big business or the Confederate flag, politicians will generally take the side of big business . . .

Tags: Confederate flag , KKK , Nathan Deal , Nikki Haley , South Carolina , Volvo plant

Where do you want your water to come from?

Would conservation be a better approach to Georgia's water supply issues that drinking treated sewer water? Some questions to ponder . . .

Tags: conservation , droughts , sewer water , water supplies

Three new chapters in the story of America

After a terrible week of racial killings, some inspiring speeches and signs of hope . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Confederate flag , gay marriage , South Carolina
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