Opinion - The Shawnee News-Star http://www.news-star.com/article/20121126/NEWS/121129835/1007/OPINION news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:56:07 +0000 The Secret Lives of Words: December before there was Christmas http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/secret-lives-of-words-december-before-there-was-christmas?rssfeed=true Mon, 11 Dec 2017 18:20:44 +0000 Rick LaFleur More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/secret-lives-of-words-december-before-there-was-christmas Beeler cartoon: Replacing mistletoe http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/beeler-cartoon-replacing-mistletoe-?rssfeed=true Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:46:11 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/beeler-cartoon-replacing-mistletoe- Mark L. Hopkins: Presents or presence? http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/mark-l-hopkins-presents-or-presence?rssfeed=true Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:39:57 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/mark-l-hopkins-presents-or-presence Mark L. Hopkins: Have you found your Christmas spirit yet? http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/mark-l-hopkins-have-you-found-your-christmas-spirit-yet?rssfeed=true Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:57:39 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171211/mark-l-hopkins-have-you-found-your-christmas-spirit-yet Kent Bush: Working hard is fun when you have fun at work http://www.news-star.com/news/20171209/kent-bush-working-hard-is-fun-when-you-have-fun-at-work?rssfeed=true Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:15:17 +0000 By Kent Bush http://www.news-star.com/news/20171209/kent-bush-working-hard-is-fun-when-you-have-fun-at-work Granlund cartoon: GOP tax cuts http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/granlund-cartoon-gop-tax-cuts?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Dec 2017 20:58:15 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/granlund-cartoon-gop-tax-cuts Granlund cartoon: Mueller's naughty-or-nice list http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/granlund-cartoon-muellers-naughty-or-nice-list?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:34:45 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/granlund-cartoon-muellers-naughty-or-nice-list Matthew T. Mangino: Waning respect for the rule of law http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/matthew-t-mangino-waning-respect-for-rule-of-law?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:38:45 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino, More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171208/matthew-t-mangino-waning-respect-for-rule-of-law Granlund cartoon: Looking for work http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/granlund-cartoon-looking-for-work-?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:30:42 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/granlund-cartoon-looking-for-work- On the Road with Rick Holmes: One nation, divisible http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/on-road-with-rick-holmes-one-nation-divisible?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:46:11 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse columnist http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/on-road-with-rick-holmes-one-nation-divisible Beeler cartoon: New textbooks http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/beeler-cartoon-new-textbooks?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:25:26 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171207/beeler-cartoon-new-textbooks Kent Bush: Republicans need to look inside the whitewashed tombs http://www.news-star.com/news/20171206/kent-bush-republicans-need-to-look-inside-whitewashed-tombs?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Dec 2017 02:11:57 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20171206/kent-bush-republicans-need-to-look-inside-whitewashed-tombs Granlund cartoon: Embassy move http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/granlund-cartoon-embassy-move?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:39:29 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/granlund-cartoon-embassy-move Beeler cartoon: Moral high ground http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/beeler-cartoon-moral-high-ground?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:02:47 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/beeler-cartoon-moral-high-ground Landgren cartoon: Downsizing http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-downsizing?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:57:27 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-downsizing Landgren cartoon: Trump’s diet http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-trumps-diet-?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:52:46 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-trumps-diet- Landgren cartoon: Deficits http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-deficits?rssfeed=true Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:47:54 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171206/landgren-cartoon-deficits Granlund cartoon: Wedding cakes http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/granlund-cartoon-wedding-cakes?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Dec 2017 22:04:03 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/granlund-cartoon-wedding-cakes Arthur I. Cyr: Republicans’ astounding fiscal irresponsibility http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/arthur-i-cyr-republicans-astounding-fiscal-irresponsibility?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:46:41 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/arthur-i-cyr-republicans-astounding-fiscal-irresponsibility Beeler cartoon: Fake news http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/beeler-cartoon-fake-news?rssfeed=true Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:25:37 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/opinion/20171205/beeler-cartoon-fake-news