Walter Brasch

07/20/2016 - 4:00pm

    When I was a junior at San Diego State, I had a sudden urge to need a restroom. The closest one was clearly marked, “Faculty Men Only.” The nearest one for male students was on the other side of the building.

    I did what any rational person would...

02/24/2016 - 9:00am

    Like millions of Americans in the middle of February I have the flu.

    Unlike millions of Americans I have a deadline.

    Forced to stay at home, sucking...

02/17/2016 - 7:00am

    The Millard Public Schools in Omaha, Neb., will not allow its students to substitute marching band for its requirement that students take three semesters of physical education.

    The proposal would save about...

01/27/2016 - 6:00pm

    She’s back and tightly holding Donald Trump’s coattails.

    That’s right, Sarah Palin, having again found the media spotlight, is casting her shadow across the more thoughtful conservatives....

01/20/2016 - 6:00pm

    On Oct. 23, Southern California Gas technicians discovered a leak of methane from a failed casing on one of the pipes in its Alisa Canyon storage facility, about 30 miles northwest of Los Angeles.

    The...

01/13/2016 - 2:00pm

    Several TV networks covered the Rose Parade. ABC, NBC, RFD, the Hallmark network, and Univision had frequent interruptions to unleash commercials on us. The Home and Garden network ran the two hour parade uninterrupted—except for endless on-air self-promotion...

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