Recent Articles by Jay Evensen
Published: Friday, June 24, 2016 1:56 pm MDT
A lighthearted look at news of the day.
Published: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 3:14 pm MDT
A nationwide emphasis on learning to forgive may be just what we all need to regain a sense of sanity.
Published: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 3:57 pm MDT
The Postal Service is one of those looming crises that dances in and out of the spotlight like a moth, depending on how many billions it fails to pay into a prefunded retirement account this year, or how many b...
Published: Friday, June 17, 2016 4:44 pm MDT
A lighthearted look at news of the day. Hillary Clinton had a lot of embarrassing things in those emails she deleted from her days as secretary of state. At least, I have that on good authority from Julian Assa...
Published: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 4:02 pm MDT
If we step away from an ethic that holds life sacred and prohibits humans from ending it, we begin the dangerous task of assigning values to different manifestations of life. Quality, not sanctity, becomes the ...
Published: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 4:43 pm MDT
We may never understand how some humans can be so inhumane. That doesn’t make Orlando, Salt Lake City or any of the other mass-murder sites any less horrifying.
Published: Friday, June 10, 2016 2:08 pm MDT
A lighthearted look at news of the day. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Donald Trump’s verbal attack on a judge of Hispanic descent was a “textbook definition” of racism. I’m guessing that ...
Published: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 7:10 pm MDT
If current poll numbers hold, we will get a president in November whose mandate is to keep the other candidate from assuming office. That’s hardly visionary.
Published: Tuesday, June 7, 2016 6:59 pm MDT
As amusing as Ali’s visit to Utah was in 1988, he was not mean against Orrin Hatch’s opponent. He was being a loyal and sincere friend. If only that were the side of Ali everyone decided to copy.
Published: Sunday, June 5, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
A lighthearted look at news of the day. Next year, to make the Scripps National Spelling Bee harder, they should expand into other languages.