No doubt the California Republican Party is down, but anyone who counts it out of big statewide races is a fool who disregards the ego-satisfying appeal prominent public office can hold for the very rich and
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
The president’s visit to the Valley is set to pay off in the form of federal drought relief. Friday he flew in; he flew out, three hours in Fresno.
“Here begins the Good News about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God …”
— Mark 1:1
One of the points Gov. Jerry Brown keeps making is that government can’t make it rain, and thus government can’t do a lot about the present drought situation. Which is true.
I am coming more and more to believe in that theory of “six degrees of separation,” the idea that everyone is just six steps away, by way of introduction, from any other person on Earth.
First, let me thank everyone for their response to this memory-laden writer’s column Wednesday concerning saving Sno-White Drive-In at the corner of Yosemite and Lake streets.
Contrary to my usual sloth, I drove to a cinema on the last weekend of January. Lest anyone yawns, realize I last did so for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” in 2012.