Recent Articles by Jay Evensen
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 2:28 pm MST
A lighthearted look at news of the day. Bobby Jindal dropped out of the Republican race for president last week.
Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 4:46 pm MST
If the people of Kenya, for instance, could end preventable childhood deaths and diseases, not only would the vulnerable children not die, they would grow strong and become contributing adults. The nation could...
Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 4:12 pm MST
The nation should be more concerned about the many American citizens, already living here, who are joining ISIS and are willing to conduct attacks from within our borders.
Published: Thursday, November 12, 2015 4:52 pm MST
A lighthearted look at news of the day. SeaWorld in San Diego decided to let Shamu go last week. Times are tough, especially for large mammals looking for work. Have you ever tried to buy a month’s worth ...
Published: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 5:13 pm MST
Under civil asset forfeiture laws, no conviction is needed. In fact, police don’t even need a charge. And victims have to endure long and costly court proceedings to get their property back.
Published: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 5:20 pm MST
In a world where instant gratification is considered ideal, should we have to wait two weeks to hear election results?
Published: Thursday, November 5, 2015 4:09 pm MST
A lighthearted look at news of the day. Last week, Ohio voters rejected a ballot measure that would have made recreational marijuana use legal.
Published: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 3:26 pm MST
Off-year local elections generally are not evidence of larger trends, they are evidence of local feelings, and often they are nuanced.
Published: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 4:18 pm MST
Police every day come face to face with criminals who act irrationally, and some of them would rather fire several bullets into a squad car than face the possibility of charges for auto theft.
Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015 2:08 pm MDT
A lighthearted look at news of the day. The World Health Organization now says bacon is the new cancer stick. It might as well have said watching football makes you go blind.