Opinion

Today's cartoon is by Peter Nicholson

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 21.

Today's cartoon is by Peter Nicholson, Cagle Cartoons.… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Peter Nicholson
Today's cartoon is by Adam Zyglis

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, July 18.

Today's cartoon is by Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News.… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Adam Zyglis

MONKEY THINK, MONKEY WRITE: Senator pitches in to help out with spudly love

A news release from one of our senators back in the Beltway crossed my desk this week, filled with praise for her efforts to restore… Continue reading

Today's cartoon is by Eric Allie

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, July 18.

Today's cartoon is by Eric Allie, Caglecartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Eric Allie
Today's cartoon is by Brian Fairrington

Today’s cartoon for Friday, July 18.

Today's cartoon is by Brian Fairrington, Cagle Cartoons.… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Brian Fairrington
Today's cartoon is by Mike Lester

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, July 17.

Today's cartoon is by Mike Lester, The Rome News-Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Mike Lester
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, July 16.

Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson, Roll Call.… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2008
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson

VIEWPOINT: PUD is a high cost and high risk venture

As some Whidbey Islanders campaign to create a government-run electric utility, those they are trying to convince on the Island to endorse their project would be well advised to look beyond the lofty promises of the proponents. The watchwords should be “buyer beware.”

  • Jul 16, 2008

MONKEY THINK, MONKEY WRITE: Terrible economy? Johnny Dollar to the rescue!

It’s not been a good week for me. I’ve discovered I’ve got all sorts of health problems that I never knew I had before.

Today's cartoon is by Simanca Osmani

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, July 15.

Today's cartoon is by Simanca Osmani, Cagle Cartoons, Brazil.… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Simanca Osmani
Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 14.

Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle, MSNBC.com.… Continue reading

  • Jul 14, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle

VIEWPOINT: Popular myths about immigrants are false

All the heated talk about immigration makes it difficult to sort out fact from fiction. Many popular beliefs about immigration are not based on fact, but on myth and panic spread by individuals and groups with self-interested agendas. Yet effective immigration reform is possible only if it is based on accurate information, not on personal opinion, ideology, or fear.

  • Jul 11, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Tab

Today’s cartoon for Friday, July 11.

Today's cartoon is by Tab, The Calgary Sun.… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Tab
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, July 10.

Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson, Roll Call.… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2008
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson

MONKEY THINK, MONKEY WRITE: Maybe I can get my facts ‘right’ enough for Fox News

Sometimes in the hustle and bustle of the news business, and despite the best of intentions, we get sometimes get a detail wrong in a news story and must endure days of ringing telephones from the people who want to celebrate our achievement with us.

VIEWPOINT: Watch out for ‘experts’ in Whidbey PUD debate

I found the article on “Buyout of PSE won’t be cheap, experts say” interesting but somewhat poor in coverage.

  • Jul 9, 2008
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, July 9.

Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson, The St. Louis Post Dispatch.… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2008
Today's cartoon is by RJ Matson
Today's cartoon is by Pat Bagley of the Salt Lake Tribune.

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, July 8.

Today's cartoon is by Pat Bagley of the Salt Lake Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Pat Bagley of the Salt Lake Tribune.
Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle

Today’s cartoon for Monday, July 7.

Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle, MSNBC.com.… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2008
Today's cartoon is by Daryl Cagle