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Drivetime Mahatma : On I-430, lane tape is sticky issue

posted: 04/25/2015 3:06 a.m. Discuss

O Mahatma Who Finds Answers to Simple Questions: The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has recently tried to re-stripe the north and south lanes of Interstate 430. A huge mess was made. Why choose to use marking tape instead of the thermoplastic paint used elsewhere in our great state? -- Concerned Taxpayer

Failing trust and justice

posted: 04/25/2015 2:43 a.m. Comment 1

Nearly all the expert technicians with the FBI's forensic unit presented inaccurate or bogus evidence in most court cases they testified in in the 20 years before 2000, according to an investigation and story published in the Washington Post.

Columnists: God save the queen

posted: 04/25/2015 2:42 a.m. Comment 1

She is the best-known woman in the world, and has been since 1952 when Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor, at age 25, became Queen Elizabeth II. Although she has a huge list of titles, she is to most people simply the queen. And she has been the only British monarch in most people's lives: She has always seemingly been there.

Columnists: And now it's promposals

posted: 04/25/2015 2:41 a.m. Discuss

A high school junior demolishing a bagel described the pressure.

Hog Calls: Wallace finds himself on good path

posted: 04/25/2015 2:08 a.m. Discuss

Bret Bielema benefits bringing a tradition of the bygone Bobby Petrino era into the Arkansas Razorbacks' future.

Dear Abby: Trauma in teen's past is a secret she should keep

posted: 04/25/2015 2:04 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I'm a 16-year-old girl, just starting to dip my toes into the dating scene. It's not that I haven't wanted a boyfriend in the past, but I live in a rural area where options are few.

On Christianity

posted: 04/25/2015 1:55 a.m. Discuss

DEAR REV. GRAHAM: I don't think it's possible to avoid hating someone who's deeply hurt you. My ex-husband betrayed me and hurt me far beyond what any human being should have to take, and I admit it: I hate him. Why shouldn't I?

Taxing thoughts

posted: 04/24/2015 2:54 a.m. Comments 12

The modern twist on the ancient aphorism might be, "April taxation brings May vexation."

Columnists: Europe's immigration shame

posted: 04/24/2015 2:52 a.m. Discuss

There is a dangerous logic to European Union policy on immigration, and over the weekend it may have claimed as many as 900 lives.

Columnists: Now what in Yemen?

posted: 04/24/2015 2:51 a.m. Discuss

Saudi Arabia may have changed the name of its operation in Yemen--from Decisive Storm to Restore Hope--but not much has changed on the ground. Even after officials declared the near month-long Saudi-led bombing campaign over this week, airstrikes continued, pounding the capital Sanaa and Houthi positions in the city of Taiz.

The Recruiting Guy: Red-White game must-see event for Louisiana WR

posted: 04/24/2015 2:31 a.m. Discuss

Receiver Isaiah Graham of Bastrop (La.) High School has visited the Arkansas campus several times and will be in attendance for the spring game Saturday.

Dear Abby: Timing is right for plastic surgery, but parents object

posted: 04/24/2015 2:12 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I am 23 years old, working full-time as a teacher and I'm about to move out of my parents' house. I have decided to have breast augmentation surgery, and I know the best time to do it would be this summer so I'll have time to recover before school starts.

On Christianity

posted: 04/24/2015 2:11 a.m. Discuss

DEAR REV. GRAHAM: Why should I be held responsible for what Adam and Eve did thousands of years ago? I know the Bible says they sinned and were judged as a result, but why should God judge me for what they did?

State gets schooled

posted: 04/23/2015 2:51 a.m. Comments 13

May we stipulate that things are not going well in the state Education Department's takeover of the Little Rock School District?

Like It is: Winston's explanation still comes off fishy

posted: 04/23/2015 2:41 a.m. Comments 4

For some odd reason, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston met with Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh and Wolverines quarterbacks coach Jedd Fisch for an episode on ESPN's Draft Academy.


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