If you think curling is a silly sport, I genuinely feel sorry for you. Curling is one of the most fascinating, sublime and gentlemanly sports there is. The strategy is so intricate that it's been described as "chess on ice." Stick with the barbarism of football.
Pro-life supporters do not force girls or women into motherhood. The girls and women choose motherhood when they have unprotected sex. If they choose to follow that path, they are not automatically given a license to kill.
Pray that our Legislature does not give more control of the purse strings to the Board of Education. Spending based on tax collections and number of students is good law.
Booth Goodwin will not prosecute Massey big shots like Gordon Gee, who was on the board of directors for nine years, just the little guys.
TV stations that run those Koch brother ads portraying Democrats as pitchforked, cloven-hoofed devils should run disclaimers as protection from future lawsuits.
I am absolutely perplexed by people in this state who can still comment on a football game that happened last fall, can bring up something a celebrity said two years ago, or can hold a grudge over something a neighbor did to them 20 years ago, but then get in the voting booth, suffer complete memory loss, and perpetuate the misery we have been in for over 80 years.
So, if it is against the law for Nicholas County to hire an administrator without advertising the job, why is it not for West Virginia to hire a state superintendent of schools without advertising the job or holding interviews? Why is it not against the law for Harrison County to hire a school superintendent without advertising the job and holding interviews?
Why do conservatives insist on giving the big oil companies over $40 billion in taxpayer subsidies, that's our tax dollars, but they won't raise the minimum wage?
It's a sad state of affairs when the governor invites industry lawyers and lobbyists to have the most input on writing new rules for inspecting chemical tanks in West Virginia, and its so predictable that the tanks on coal company property will be exempt from inspection.
NAFTA is finally working. Now we can't drink the water on this side of the border either.
With normal use, your hot water tank collects a gel-like crud in the bottom. That's why they recommend periodic draining. What people saw coming out of their tanks had nothing to do with the chemical spill.
Betty Justice made excellent points in her op-ed saying doctors know more about medical decisions than our attorney general. Now, if she would just learn to say it in 300 words or less.