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Tony Casey

Exercising discipline on the boat of temptation

January 22nd, 2015 1:16 pm by Tony Casey

For many distance runners, the late winter and early spring months provide a great opportunity to run a marathon. Unfortunately, this is trouble for those who find their vacations in the middle of their marathon training block.

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Community Voices: When a literary life takes a turn to fiction

Community Voices: When a literary life takes a turn to fiction

January 19th, 2015 11:17 am by Shuly Cawood, Community Voices Columnist

Love was abstract, something we could imagine because of Judy Blume books and pop songs on the radio.

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What I Know: Renewable energy is here to stay

What I Know: Renewable energy is here to stay

January 19th, 2015 10:53 am by Jennie Young, Guest Columnist

The sun and wind are threats because they're, well, everywhere.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Beacon Center's light doesn't shine on everyone

January 19th, 2015 10:52 am by Robert Houk

Who can possibly argue against empowering Tennesseans? I guess it depends on what you consider to be empowerment.

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Robert Houk

Brace yourselves for the return of the state General Assembly

January 13th, 2015 10:53 am by Robert Houk

Political columnists relish the return of state lawmakers. Their antics often make for great fodder. Unfortunately, a lot of what legislators do in our good names is really nothing to laugh about.

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Tony Casey

There's no bloody excuse for not donating - VIDEO

January 8th, 2015 9:14 am by Tony Casey

Though I've always understood what Hitchens was talking about when discussing why moral decisions like donating blood are innate in us, I carried on, trying to keep as much of my blood in my body, where it belongs, for as long as possible.

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Robert Houk

Decades later, fluoride conspiracists still rage on

January 5th, 2015 9:28 am by Robert Houk

Some say fluoridation is a corporate plot to control our minds. Others say it is a government plot to control our minds.

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Tony Casey

Doggone it, some dogs just want to go run

December 31st, 2014 2:44 pm by Tony Casey

Jake had a mighty short stride and a small build, but what he lacked in stature he made up for in gumption.

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A few ideas for creative gifts this Christmas

A few ideas for creative gifts this Christmas

December 23rd, 2014 10:36 am by Rebecca Horvath, Community Voices

Most of us have a couple of folks on our list who are difficult to buy for. He already has everything, she's tough to please, she's picky, or he doesn't have any hobbies.

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Gene Autry was an early  combatant in the War on Christmas'

Gene Autry was an early combatant in the War on Christmas'

December 22nd, 2014 11:32 am by Robert Houk

It makes sense, after all Autry did live in California, which everyone knows is not called the "left coast" for nothing.

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