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Sowell: Beware of our betters

By Thomas Sowell | Jonathan Gruber’s several videotaped remarks about the gross deceptions that got ObamaCare passed in Congress should tell us a…

Williams: Elite contempt for ordinary Americans

By Walter E. Williams Jonathan Gruber, MIT economist and paid architect of Obamacare, has shocked and disgusted many Americans. In 2013, he explained…

Pruden: Hillary’s dreams turn a trifle sour

By Wesley Pruden The laughter has yet to turn to tears, but the applause for Hillary Clinton is beginning to sound a little…

Jenkins: Reading the tea leaves for Alaska’s 2016 Senate race

By Paul Jenkins With dust from recent elections still clouding the air, many political junkies itching for fireworks — and unwilling to quietly…




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Editorial View all

Let us give thanks on this uniquely American holiday for: A world in which oppressed people strive for life and liberty; A nation where freedom reigns; A city…

To protect you from evil, hard-hitting election ads, Rep. Les Gara is proposing legislation to ban such things from the official voter guide – but only after Republicans…

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What I learned about food in Italy

By Scott Banks A couple of months ago, my wife, sister, her husband and I visited Italy for three weeks. We learned a few things about the food,…

The best meal of my life

By Scott Banks On a tour through Prosecco country in northern Italy, I ate one of the most memorable meals of my life. That morning, we piled into…

Louie’s Restaurant: An old-Alaska eatery

47 Spur View Drive Kenai, AK 907-283-3660 or 800-777-3650 Uptownmotel.com By Scott Banks Anchorage Daily Planet Food Writer Louie’s Restaurant is attached to the Uptown Motel in Kenai…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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