The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.netTop Blogsen-usMon, 20 Oct 2014 07:38:14 EDTMon, 20 Oct 2014 07:38:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWhere It Hurtshttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1528/Where-It-Hurts.htmlIt is never "politically fashionable" to hit anybody -- regardless of their gender, religion, ethnic origin, political persuasion, sexual orientation or whether they or vegan or a meat eater. Period. <P> It's an axiom by which to live.Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:11:18 EDTSitting On The Porchhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1524/Sitting-On-The-Porch.htmlTracy Lawrence once sang, "If the world had a front porch like we did back then ... We'd still have our problems, but we'd all be friends." <P> Honestly, I think it does much for my daily disposition to have breakfast on my porch in the mornings.Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:50:13 EDTSave A Prayer (With Apologies to Duran Duran)http://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1517/Save-A-Prayer-(With-Apologies-to-Duran-Duran).htmlI cover many public meetings as a reporter. Sometimes the entity involved starts with a short prayer or a moment of silence -- in most cases they don't. <P> Most always they start with the Pledge of Allegiance.Sat, 28 Jun 2014 13:45:00 EDTWoman Vs. Womanhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1510/Woman-Vs.-Woman.htmlThere are times today when I can't help but think women are backsliding on the gains they've made during the last 50 years, but then something happens to reinvigorate my faith in womankind.Thu, 15 May 2014 02:06:01 EDTAustralian Rules Democracyhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/blogs.detail/display/1501/Australian-Rules-Democracy.htmlIn Australian Rules football, 18 members on each team take the field, wear shorts, and seek to kick a ball through posts at the end of the field for a goa.Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:20:27 EDT