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Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2005 12:00 am

Every successful relationship requires compromise

Seven years ago. Cats are OK, as long as one doesn’t humanize them. I believe a cat would make a fine pet if it spent 10 minutes a day doing “frisky
Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005 12:00 am

For a cadaver, the best work is a government job

Their business was database development: Ulee Bob Waxon handled the people side, Yanks Avatar did all things technical. As Yanks measured it, he worked 80-hour weeks; Ulee di
Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005 12:00 am

Here’s an idea: Ditch the Illinois Senate

It’s time to take the governor at his word and run state government as a business. As always, a nationwide search has been initiated to produce a blue-ribbon committee
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Thursday, Aug. 18, 2005 12:00 am

Instead of dancing, the U of I mascot needs to chop something

Given the recent NCAA ruling regarding Native American-themed sports mascots, it was time to call in the big guns, the committee of the highest rank: Yanks Avatar, Knuckles
Guest Opinion
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2005 12:00 am

Making the transition from middle age to old

He was always “the strong one” — strong in body, in spirit, in intellect, able to quickly weigh alternatives and act in swift and decisive fashion. Thomas
Guest Opinion
Thursday, July 14, 2005 12:00 am
This week, I’m asked to say what I have to say in 725 words — 800 words are too many, 700 too few. Today’s topic is women. No 700-word problem here, for
Guest Opinion
Thursday, July 7, 2005 12:00 am
In these times when our president struts his bottom-of-college-class standing and our governor jokes of his low ACT score, I find it easier to admit my language ignorance.
Guest Opinion
Thursday, June 30, 2005 12:00 am
Yanks Avatar is caught between liberal and conservative, and he’s making mistakes. He is, I suspect, not much different from other folks who can reach out and touch the
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Thursday, June 16, 2005 12:00 am
He was Billy Mack See-Inside because it was the name he wanted and what he could do. He could see inside living trees, feel time as it was when each ring was newborn. Weather
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Thursday, June 2, 2005 12:00 am
It’s that time of year again — time for local media to spend away its space rehashing the Cubs-versus-Cards argument. The dispute rages: Better team? Better fans?


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