Category: Views

Mike Redmond

Opinion: Who needs candy corn?

I just read the other day that your choice of fall food gives a great deal of insight into your personality. For example, candy corn. Supposedly, if you love candy corn, you’re an independent...

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Opinion: Sour sports

I spend a great deal of time judging other parents.  I know it’s wrong but I can’t help myself.  Criticizing their decisions and actions makes me feel better about my own insecurities. My latest...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Death doesn’t become him

Over the past 10 years, when people have inquired about my dog Toby, they’ve always made reference to my last beagle, Barney, who accompanied me on more than 2,600 TV shows between 1992 and...

Cropped Anker, Terry

Opinion: Periodic review

]Against the dramatic backdrop of the nation’s debate about the extension of traditional marriage rights to same sex domestic partnerships, divorce rates among heterosexuals are skyrocketing. Even as I was pleased to see close...

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Column: No demand, no need, no more taxes

I just don’t understand why the mayors of Carmel, Westfield, and Noblesville are such big advocates of spending billions on a mass transit system for Hamilton County. The bus service currently being provided from...

Cropped Anker, Terry

Opinion: No hick or rednecks here

As the initial draft of this column is written, we are careening down the highway returning from a highly successful Indy Chamber Leadership Exchange with the City of Nashville, Tenn. Certainly, these trips afford...

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Opinion: Charity begins… after taxation

Here’s an eye-opener that sailed across the transom last week: Various reports indicate that although the income gap continues to widen, the richest among us are doling out less to not-for-profits while the lesser-advantaged...