April 26, 2018

NOTE: Here we post columns written by community members, city leaders and Flash staff. The opinions expressed in this section are not necessarily those held by The Flash Today. Contact information for each writer will be provided at the bottom of each column.

Wake-Up Calls for the GOP

December 18, 2017 0

Last week I wrote that no matter who won the special election in Alabama to fill the Senate vacancy created by the resignation of Jeff Sessions to become Attorney General, the Republicans would lose.  And […]

Keep Grinches Out

December 12, 2017 0

In the spirit of Christmas, I recently rewatched one of my favorite holiday movies, The Grinch. As I was rewatching this movie instead of catching up on some homework, a particular line caught my eye. […]

Changes Not So Great

December 11, 2017 1

A few weeks ago I wrote that I thought we were witnessing a “sea change” in how Democrats and Republicans viewed sexual harassment charges:  Democrats used to condemn Republicans for alleged harassment while excusing or […]

Spinning With Words

December 3, 2017 0

As I followed the coverage of the near-acquittal of the illegal immigrant on trial for killing a young woman, I was struck by the comments of one of the fiercer critics of the verdict:  Why, […]

Messy But Necessary

November 27, 2017 0

Last week I wrote that Republicans were becoming more willing to believe accusations of sexual misconduct against other Republicans, while Democrats were likewise becoming more willing to accept the truth of accusations against their fellow […]

…And Justice for All

November 19, 2017 0

As the torrent of charges that various entertainers, media personalities, and politicians groped, raped, or otherwise harassed and tormented women continues, we’re beginning to see a possible sea change in how the accusations are being […]

Miss Congeniality with a Gun

November 8, 2017 0

One of my all-time favorite movies is the 2000 hit comedy, Miss Congeniality. The story follows Sandra Bullock’s character as she transforms herself from masculine FBI agent to an undercover beauty pageant contestant. The movie […]

Freedom, Safety and Guns

November 6, 2017 0

  Another month, another massacre. Details on the mass murder of churchgoers in Sutherland Springs, near San Antonio, are still sketchy.  It’s known that the toll is currently 20 wounded, and at least 26 dead, […]

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