I thought I’d share some of my columns that ran in The Times-Standard in Eureka, California. My column, As It Stands, kicked off in 2008 and ran through 2014.
A Look Back
As It Stands: This column’s genesis, anniversary and gnarly toes Good for a few laughs.
As It Stands: Getting Your Pet A Rabies Shot? Think Twice, And Get Advice
Note:This originally ran in the Times-Standard and this publication picked it up. Seen as controversial.
As It Stands: Meet ALEC: a wolf in sheep’s clothing
This column is still relevant. These guys are in charge of Congress.
As It Stands: ‘People Power’ is more than a slogan today
I discussed the killing of Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old black male, by a neighborhood watch captain. It highlights the deep racial divide that existed (probably still does) in Sanford, Fla.
As It Stands: Speed Kills — so why is meth still scourging our society?
Sadly, this issue has only gotten worse since I wrote this column in 2012.
As It Stands, by now I’m sure you figured out that I’m keeping that column alive by morphing it into this blog. Hence, The Return of As It Stands.