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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:45:18 +0000 A summary of Trump's almost countless lies http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170623/summary-of-trumps-almost-countless-lies?rssfeed=true Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:31:18 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170623/summary-of-trumps-almost-countless-lies America's suburbs ain't what they used to be http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170622/americas-suburbs-aint-what-they-used-to-be?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:09:59 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170622/americas-suburbs-aint-what-they-used-to-be Supreme Court correctly defends hateful speech http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170621/supreme-court-correctly-defends-hateful-speech?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:22:03 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170621/supreme-court-correctly-defends-hateful-speech I don't think President Trump will ever be impeached http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170620/i-dont-think-president-trump-will-ever-be-impeached?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 01:01:47 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170620/i-dont-think-president-trump-will-ever-be-impeached The real Ronald Reagan has all but faded away http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170619/real-ronald-reagan-has-all-but-faded-away?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 01:40:12 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170619/real-ronald-reagan-has-all-but-faded-away Trump is good for Obama's legacy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170616/trump-is-good-for-obamas-legacy?rssfeed=true Sat, 17 Jun 2017 00:11:25 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170616/trump-is-good-for-obamas-legacy Post-shooting nicey-nice won't last long http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170615/post-shooting-nicey-nice-wont-last-long?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:10:43 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170615/post-shooting-nicey-nice-wont-last-long My message on Facebook this morning http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170614/my-message-on-facebook-this-morning?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 21:33:19 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170614/my-message-on-facebook-this-morning The trick, I've concluded, is to not take Trump seriously http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170613/trick-ive-concluded-is-to-not-take-trump-seriously?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 02:02:33 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170613/trick-ive-concluded-is-to-not-take-trump-seriously Did Trump tape his talks with Comey? No way! http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170612/did-trump-tape-his-talks-with-comey-no-way?rssfeed=true Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:25:53 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170612/did-trump-tape-his-talks-with-comey-no-way The fear of primary challenges is ruining American politics http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170609/fear-of-primary-challenges-is-ruining-american-politics?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 23:45:47 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170609/fear-of-primary-challenges-is-ruining-american-politics McCain embarrassed himself at Comey hearing http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170608/mccain-embarrassed-himself-at-comey-hearing?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:20:13 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170608/mccain-embarrassed-himself-at-comey-hearing Lessons we can learn from Bill Clinton's impeachment http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170607/lessons-we-can-learn-from-bill-clintons-impeachment?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 03:44:28 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170607/lessons-we-can-learn-from-bill-clintons-impeachment This guy wouldn't hire people who used bad grammar http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170606/this-guy-wouldnt-hire-people-who-used-bad-grammar?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Jun 2017 01:13:59 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170606/this-guy-wouldnt-hire-people-who-used-bad-grammar The Bill of Rights still outranks the American flag http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170605/bill-of-rights-still-outranks-american-flag?rssfeed=true Mon, 05 Jun 2017 22:10:02 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170605/bill-of-rights-still-outranks-american-flag The future is not what it used to be http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170602/future-is-not-what-it-used-to-be?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Jun 2017 21:54:32 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170602/future-is-not-what-it-used-to-be I was a fool to credit Trump with any common sense http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170601/i-was-fool-to-credit-trump-with-any-common-sense?rssfeed=true Fri, 02 Jun 2017 02:22:19 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170601/i-was-fool-to-credit-trump-with-any-common-sense I predict that Trump won't pull U.S. out of Paris accord on climate change http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170531/i-predict-that-trump-wont-pull-us-out-of-paris-accord-on-climate-change?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:55:56 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170531/i-predict-that-trump-wont-pull-us-out-of-paris-accord-on-climate-change Sean Spicer burnishes his Repubican bona fides http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170530/sean-spicer-burnishes-his-repubican-bona-fides?rssfeed=true Wed, 31 May 2017 01:01:47 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170530/sean-spicer-burnishes-his-repubican-bona-fides A memory of John F. Kennedy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170529/memory-of-john-f-kennedy?rssfeed=true Tue, 30 May 2017 01:03:23 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170529/memory-of-john-f-kennedy Is stupidity making a comeback in American politics? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170526/is-stupidity-making-comeback-in-american-politics?rssfeed=true Sat, 27 May 2017 02:03:02 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170526/is-stupidity-making-comeback-in-american-politics Whatever became of the Founding Fathers? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170525/whatever-became-of-founding-fathers?rssfeed=true Fri, 26 May 2017 00:25:40 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170525/whatever-became-of-founding-fathers Here's the real minority crime problem http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170524/heres-real-minority-crime-problem?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 23:37:49 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170524/heres-real-minority-crime-problem I have a love-hate relationship with air conditioning http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170523/i-have-love-hate-relationship-with-air-conditioning?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 02:09:19 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170523/i-have-love-hate-relationship-with-air-conditioning Objectivity in journalism often is a misunderstood concept http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170522/objectivity-in-journalism-often-is-misunderstood-concept?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 01:50:57 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170522/objectivity-in-journalism-often-is-misunderstood-concept Regarding our debt to advertising http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170519/regarding-our-debt-to-advertising?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 23:58:40 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170519/regarding-our-debt-to-advertising When will we learn that 'media' is not a singular word? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170518/when-will-we-learn-that-media-is-not-singular-word?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 May 2017 21:10:39 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170518/when-will-we-learn-that-media-is-not-singular-word Barack Obama was the smartest president of my lifetime http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170517/barack-obama-was-smartest-president-of-my-lifetime?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 May 2017 02:09:35 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170517/barack-obama-was-smartest-president-of-my-lifetime Is the Trump presidency a warning from God? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170516/is-trump-presidency-warning-from-god?rssfeed=true Wed, 17 May 2017 02:35:45 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170516/is-trump-presidency-warning-from-god Trump has strange theories about physical exercise http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170515/trump-has-strange-theories-about-physical-exercise?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 May 2017 01:42:11 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170515/trump-has-strange-theories-about-physical-exercise Some Republicans are embarrassed by their party's anti-science bent http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170512/some-republicans-are-embarrassed-by-their-partys-anti-science-bent?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 May 2017 23:57:00 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170512/some-republicans-are-embarrassed-by-their-partys-anti-science-bent My prediction of Trump's fall is looking pretty good http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170511/my-prediction-of-trumps-fall-is-looking-pretty-good?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 May 2017 00:39:49 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170511/my-prediction-of-trumps-fall-is-looking-pretty-good How are we supposed to feel about James Comey getting the axe? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170510/how-are-we-supposed-to-feel-about-james-comey-getting-axe?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 May 2017 19:40:07 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170510/how-are-we-supposed-to-feel-about-james-comey-getting-axe No regrets at having mocked Trump's presidential ambitions five years ago http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170509/no-regrets-at-having-mocked-trumps-presidential-ambitions-five-years-ago?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 May 2017 23:08:09 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170509/no-regrets-at-having-mocked-trumps-presidential-ambitions-five-years-ago Funniest thing about Trump is that he's self-deluded http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170508/funniest-thing-about-trump-is-that-hes-self-deluded?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 May 2017 00:02:52 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170508/funniest-thing-about-trump-is-that-hes-self-deluded Donald Trump's most hateful falsehood? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170428/donald-trumps-most-hateful-falsehood?rssfeed=true Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:04:07 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170428/donald-trumps-most-hateful-falsehood Do you believe in these fundamental scientific facts? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170427/do-you-believe-in-these-fundamental-scientific-facts?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:46:59 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170427/do-you-believe-in-these-fundamental-scientific-facts Do Republicans respect the American flag more than Democrats? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170426/do-republicans-respect-american-flag-more-than-democrats?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:58:58 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170426/do-republicans-respect-american-flag-more-than-democrats Good evidence that Trump has a mental problem http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170425/good-evidence-that-trump-has-mental-problem?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:18:24 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170425/good-evidence-that-trump-has-mental-problem Mathematical quandary in Trump's poll numbers http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170424/mathematical-quandary-in-trumps-poll-numbers?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Apr 2017 03:07:47 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170424/mathematical-quandary-in-trumps-poll-numbers Let's pray for a late-April snowstorm http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170421/lets-pray-for-late-april-snowstorm?rssfeed=true Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:30:35 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170421/lets-pray-for-late-april-snowstorm Right-wing reaction to Fox firing O'Reilly is hilarious http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170420/right-wing-reaction-to-fox-firing-oreilly-is-hilarious?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:37:43 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170420/right-wing-reaction-to-fox-firing-oreilly-is-hilarious Is Bill O'Reilly a victim of political correctness? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170419/is-bill-oreilly-victim-of-political-correctness?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:33:05 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170419/is-bill-oreilly-victim-of-political-correctness The American populace is becoming more multiracial http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170418/american-populace-is-becoming-more-multiracial?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Apr 2017 02:42:28 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170418/american-populace-is-becoming-more-multiracial Political junkies, left and right alike, are a shrinking minority http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170417/political-junkies-left-and-right-alike-are-shrinking-minority?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Apr 2017 02:00:25 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170417/political-junkies-left-and-right-alike-are-shrinking-minority John B. Anderson condemns Electoral College http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170414/john-b-anderson-condemns-electoral-college?rssfeed=true Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:43:08 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170414/john-b-anderson-condemns-electoral-college President Trump's first patriotic season is almost at hand http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170413/president-trumps-first-patriotic-season-is-almost-at-hand?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:58:05 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170413/president-trumps-first-patriotic-season-is-almost-at-hand Big numbers are misleading http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170412/big-numbers-are-misleading?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:53:38 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170412/big-numbers-are-misleading Newt Gingrich is the most enigmatic politician of our time http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170411/newt-gingrich-is-most-enigmatic-politician-of-our-time?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Apr 2017 23:03:59 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170411/newt-gingrich-is-most-enigmatic-politician-of-our-time There's one subject on which I tend to go along with the crowd http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170410/theres-one-subject-on-which-i-tend-to-go-along-with-crowd?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:51:15 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170410/theres-one-subject-on-which-i-tend-to-go-along-with-crowd The suddenly hawkish Trump is a hypocrite http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170407/suddenly-hawkish-trump-is-hypocrite?rssfeed=true Sat, 08 Apr 2017 02:17:30 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170407/suddenly-hawkish-trump-is-hypocrite Why are so many evangelicals deniers of climate change? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170406/why-are-so-many-evangelicals-deniers-of-climate-change?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Apr 2017 01:24:53 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170406/why-are-so-many-evangelicals-deniers-of-climate-change Here's one of the dumbest things Trump has ever said http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170405/heres-one-of-dumbest-things-trump-has-ever-said?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Apr 2017 02:12:40 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170405/heres-one-of-dumbest-things-trump-has-ever-said A Cubs dynasty? Bite your tongue! http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170404/cubs-dynasty-bite-your-tongue?rssfeed=true Wed, 05 Apr 2017 03:12:59 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170404/cubs-dynasty-bite-your-tongue Senate Dems badly mishandle Gorsuch nomination http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170403/senate-dems-badly-mishandle-gorsuch-nomination?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Apr 2017 01:07:28 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170403/senate-dems-badly-mishandle-gorsuch-nomination Is the end drawing near for Trump? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170331/is-end-drawing-near-for-trump?rssfeed=true Sat, 01 Apr 2017 01:03:44 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170331/is-end-drawing-near-for-trump Random stuff http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170330/random-stuff?rssfeed=true Fri, 31 Mar 2017 03:01:12 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170330/random-stuff Has Sean Spicer unwittingly revealed Donald Trump's fear of the Russia scandal? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170329/has-sean-spicer-unwittingly-revealed-donald-trumps-fear-of-russia-scandal?rssfeed=true Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:19:14 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170329/has-sean-spicer-unwittingly-revealed-donald-trumps-fear-of-russia-scandal Five years ago, I first scoffed at the thought of Trump becoming president http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170328/five-years-ago-i-first-scoffed-at-thought-of-trump-becoming-president?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:57:11 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170328/five-years-ago-i-first-scoffed-at-thought-of-trump-becoming-president Chuck Schumer should read my blog http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170327/chuck-schumer-should-read-my-blog?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Mar 2017 01:19:22 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170327/chuck-schumer-should-read-my-blog Pining for the good old days is a tricky exercise http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170324/pining-for-good-old-days-is-tricky-exercise?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:04:03 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170324/pining-for-good-old-days-is-tricky-exercise Polls in November election were not as wrong as you've been told http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170323/polls-in-november-election-were-not-as-wrong-as-youve-been-told?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:52:34 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170323/polls-in-november-election-were-not-as-wrong-as-youve-been-told Neil Gorsuch should, but won't, refuse to take stolen seat on Supreme Court http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170322/neil-gorsuch-should-but-wont-refuse-to-take-stolen-seat-on-supreme-court?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:20:58 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170322/neil-gorsuch-should-but-wont-refuse-to-take-stolen-seat-on-supreme-court Trump's biggest problem is his lack of humility http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170321/trumps-biggest-problem-is-his-lack-of-humility?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:11:48 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170321/trumps-biggest-problem-is-his-lack-of-humility Here's evidence that I was born at just the right time http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170320/heres-evidence-that-i-was-born-at-just-right-time?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:11:24 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170320/heres-evidence-that-i-was-born-at-just-right-time Here's how Rockford almost became part of Wisconsin http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170317/heres-how-rockford-almost-became-part-of-wisconsin?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:07:00 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170317/heres-how-rockford-almost-became-part-of-wisconsin Trump's bigoted rhetoric trips him up in federal court http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170316/trumps-bigoted-rhetoric-trips-him-up-in-federal-court?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 22:50:08 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170316/trumps-bigoted-rhetoric-trips-him-up-in-federal-court World War I profoundly changed Rockford http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170315/world-war-i-profoundly-changed-rockford?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Mar 2017 01:26:00 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170315/world-war-i-profoundly-changed-rockford Rockford's role in the war to end all wars http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170314/rockfords-role-in-war-to-end-all-wars?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:31:56 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170314/rockfords-role-in-war-to-end-all-wars Here's how the Republican Party disowned its Lincoln legacy http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170313/heres-how-republican-party-disowned-its-lincoln-legacy?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:04:41 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170313/heres-how-republican-party-disowned-its-lincoln-legacy TV commercials increasingly mirror social change http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170310/tv-commercials-increasingly-mirror-social-change?rssfeed=true Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:23:58 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170310/tv-commercials-increasingly-mirror-social-change Why does the United States honor former military enemies? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170309/why-does-united-states-honor-former-military-enemies?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Mar 2017 01:27:27 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170309/why-does-united-states-honor-former-military-enemies Historians rank Obama our 12th best president http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170308/historians-rank-obama-our-12th-best-president?rssfeed=true Wed, 08 Mar 2017 23:24:18 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170308/historians-rank-obama-our-12th-best-president What happened to Trump's claim of massive voter fraud? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170307/what-happened-to-trumps-claim-of-massive-voter-fraud?rssfeed=true Wed, 08 Mar 2017 04:41:27 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170307/what-happened-to-trumps-claim-of-massive-voter-fraud MSNBC is conducting useless polls http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170306/msnbc-is-conducting-useless-polls?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:10:00 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170306/msnbc-is-conducting-useless-polls Refuting a bit of Trump's stirring oration http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170303/refuting-bit-of-trumps-stirring-oration?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Mar 2017 23:54:21 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170303/refuting-bit-of-trumps-stirring-oration What motivates climate-change deniers? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170302/what-motivates-climate-change-deniers?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Mar 2017 03:29:07 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170302/what-motivates-climate-change-deniers Trump waxes touchy-feely, nicey-nice http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170301/trump-waxes-touchy-feely-nicey-nice?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 21:22:07 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170301/trump-waxes-touchy-feely-nicey-nice Regarding Trump's penchant for repeating himself http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170228/regarding-trumps-penchant-for-repeating-himself?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 02:11:51 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170228/regarding-trumps-penchant-for-repeating-himself Why are the most religious states in the South? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170227/why-are-most-religious-states-in-south?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 04:58:08 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170227/why-are-most-religious-states-in-south Does the gender of your children influence your politics? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170224/does-gender-of-your-children-influence-your-politics?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:51:46 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170224/does-gender-of-your-children-influence-your-politics Will Trump be America's first permanently unpopular president? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170223/will-trump-be-americas-first-permanently-unpopular-president?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:43:34 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170223/will-trump-be-americas-first-permanently-unpopular-president Is Trump aware that so many people question his mental health? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170222/is-trump-aware-that-so-many-people-question-his-mental-health?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:32:35 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170222/is-trump-aware-that-so-many-people-question-his-mental-health Donald Trump needs a lesson on the talents of Philip Freneau http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170221/donald-trump-needs-lesson-on-talents-of-philip-freneau?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:35:32 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170221/donald-trump-needs-lesson-on-talents-of-philip-freneau A month later, Trump is still unpopular http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170221/month-later-trump-is-still-unpopular?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:12:44 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170221/month-later-trump-is-still-unpopular Canadian paper posts long list of Trump's falsehoods http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170217/canadian-paper-posts-long-list-of-trumps-falsehoods?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 04:14:02 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170217/canadian-paper-posts-long-list-of-trumps-falsehoods Trump can't face certain indisputable facts http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170216/trump-cant-face-certain-indisputable-facts?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:44:24 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170216/trump-cant-face-certain-indisputable-facts The word 'media' should be plural, not singular http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170215/word-media-should-be-plural-not-singular?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 02:41:48 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170215/word-media-should-be-plural-not-singular Trump's ties to Putin will be his undoing http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170214/trumps-ties-to-putin-will-be-his-undoing?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 02:58:41 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170214/trumps-ties-to-putin-will-be-his-undoing Phony Lincoln quotations will always be with us http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170213/phony-lincoln-quotations-will-always-be-with-us?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 02:16:08 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170213/phony-lincoln-quotations-will-always-be-with-us Environmentalism is too widely misunderstood http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170211/environmentalism-is-too-widely-misunderstood?rssfeed=true Sat, 11 Feb 2017 05:49:18 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170211/environmentalism-is-too-widely-misunderstood Was I born a liberal? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170209/was-i-born-liberal?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Feb 2017 03:33:06 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170209/was-i-born-liberal Even the worst U.S. presidents are supported by millions of people http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170208/even-worst-us-presidents-are-supported-by-millions-of-people?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Feb 2017 02:48:16 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170208/even-worst-us-presidents-are-supported-by-millions-of-people There are not three co-equal branches of government http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170207/there-are-not-three-co-equal-branches-of-government?rssfeed=true Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:21:49 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170207/there-are-not-three-co-equal-branches-of-government For Donald Trump: My favorite Frederick Douglass story http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170206/for-donald-trump-my-favorite-frederick-douglass-story?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 01:52:27 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170206/for-donald-trump-my-favorite-frederick-douglass-story Adam Kinzinger should switch parties http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170203/adam-kinzinger-should-switch-parties?rssfeed=true Sat, 04 Feb 2017 03:13:46 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170203/adam-kinzinger-should-switch-parties The Super Bowl is becoming a little less super http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170202/super-bowl-is-becoming-little-less-super?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 03:17:12 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170202/super-bowl-is-becoming-little-less-super Gorsuch won't bring much change to high court http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170201/gorsuch-wont-bring-much-change-to-high-court?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 02:42:15 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170201/gorsuch-wont-bring-much-change-to-high-court Where do I sign up to become a Muslim? http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170131/where-do-i-sign-up-to-become-muslim?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Feb 2017 02:57:18 +0000 Pat Cunningham http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/blogs/20170131/where-do-i-sign-up-to-become-muslim