Category: Terry Anker

Opinion: Never awesome-less

Commentary by Terry Anker The cold, gray winter days are laid out ahead of us. Snow, frost and bluster are on the agenda. But like all things, this will pass. Soon, the chill will...

Opinion: Playing against type

Commentary by Terry Anker Actors, some say, have a type. The way they look, the way they speak and the way they take the stage all contribute to fashioning a shorthand for the audience...

Opinion: A drop of whiskey

Commentary by Terry Anker Often, when meeting a person of some renown, we are deeply disappointed. Yet, in other precious encounters, our already high expectations are exceeded and overcome by the distinctive and important...

Opinion: Yeah, mahn, no problem

Street corner slang is common to all human groups. We might collectively understand that a Blue Sunday is one when our Indianapolis Colts are playing a football game. But others who are not interested...

Opinion: The truth is

Commentary by Terry Anker Does anyone of us hold the patent on truth? Lo, these many centuries we humans have gone forth and multiplied. Perhaps we are the most successful higher creature to ever...

Opinion: Pros and cons

This political season has, as expected, proven to have more of a half-life than a dirty bomb. And, many find themselves in an endless loop of angry social media posts and aspersions cast by...

Opinion: Overwhelmed by the noise

Commentary by Terry Anker  Driving across the more rural of our environs during the rising of a spectacular harvest moon, one is reminded of the quiet grandeur all around. Big skies, still nights, teeming...

Opinion: A co-mission

Commentary by Terry Anker A basic principal of the law is the distinction between commission and omission.  One points to those times when a person is proved to have committed an act prohibited by...