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Fake News Uses You

Fake News Uses You

I haven't been writing about President Trump lately. One reason I haven't is that you can read all you want to read about Trump,

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On the Record

On the Record

Last week, the Flyer's Toby Sells reported that the Gannett Corporation, which owns the Commercial Appeal, was refusing to pay severance to 23 former

Watergate II

Watergate II

President Trump is in for a long, hot summer.
Hello young 'uns. It's your old Uncle Randy back again with another story about life in these United States. It was the spring of

A Compromised Greensward “Solution”

A Compromised Greensward “Solution”

Mary Wilder's June 15th Viewpoint column describes a great success story. Wilder lauds the million dollars recently raised by the Overton Park Conservancy (OPC)

Go Ask Alice

The popular sense of the word "schizophrenia" is that it denotes a condition of split identity. Clinically, it is regarded with more complexity, as "a

Off the Grass in Overton Park — Forever.

Off the Grass in Overton Park — Forever.

It's time to move forward and end parking on the Overton Park Greensward — forever. It's past time, actually, and the neighborhoods and groups

Puck, Yes?

Puck, Yes?

Should Memphians support Nashville’s NHL team? Or are there bigger catfish to fry?
I'd like to extend hearty congratulations to our friends in Nashville for the accomplishments of their professional hockey team. Even without a championship trophy,

Trump Über Alles

Trump Über Alles

Scene: Flyer editorial staff meeting. "Good morning, and welcome, folks. Before we get started, I'd just like to point out that since last week's

Complicated Change

A snag developed Monday in the Shelby County Commission's twin initiatives to increase the number of county contracts with locally owned small businesses (LOSB,

On the Moon

On the Moon

Too many white people are detached from earthly reality.
I can't pay no doctor bill. (but Whitey's on the moon) Ten years from now I'll be payin' still. (while Whitey's on the moon)

New Message Needed

New Message Needed

Democrats search for a new direction and new leaders.
Republicans won the May special election for Montana's congressional seat even after their candidate throttled and body-slammed a reporter. The upcoming special election in

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A Compromised Greensward “Solution”

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