Opinion

Choose your words carefully. North Korea may be watching

    Doctors bury their mistakes. Journalists print theirs for all the world to see.    But business executives? Until the digital age, they must have thought they could do a pretty good job of hiding behind the scenes.    That theory went out the window last month with the victimization of Sony Pictures, a company left hung…

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The Keystone XL pipeline and other random ramblings on 2014

    It tickles me that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline is such a big issue. We here in Southwestern Illinois had a first-hand look at Keystone I, which was built by the same company and traverses Madison County.    While the proponents champion the 40,000 jobs it will create, I watched the first one go in…

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