Nobel Peace Prize

Nurture seeds of democracy

To his credit, former President George W. Bush had a vision of democracy spreading to the Middle East and the Arab world free of kings and dictators. The problem is that many of t ...

Special prize for Woods, Sanford

I would like to nominate Tiger Woods and South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford for his outstanding “goodwill” trip to Argentina, for the Nobel Peace Prize for year 2009-2010. The ...

Drumroll: Count Dan Luper in for Auburn’s city council race

Preparing the notebook for shipment to Oslo while contemplating that perhaps the self-esteem movement has gone a bit too far. After all, isn’t it somewhat extreme that the lates ...

Get behind our president

Three letters in recent newspapers caught our eye as being debatable, if not wrong. One questions our patriotism if we believe the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were a mistake, and ...

Obama didn’t deserve prize

President “wins” Peace Prize, Journal, Oct. 11. I have never heard something so ridiculous. Obama was in office less than two weeks (when he was nominated) and somehow he deser ...