Commentary

7:35am

Fri February 28, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: Late San Augustine newspaperman kept tabs on his Texas soil

Sam Malone broadcasts from behind the mic in 1988 on Texas history and goings-on in San Augustine.
Credit Gary Borders

Just ahead of Texas Independence Day, commentator Gary Borders introduces us to history buff and renegade newspaperman Sam Malone, who edited The Rambler in San Augustine. The Rambler ended its run in 1988. Today, The Sabine County Reporter and Rambler continues weekly circulation. It's published in neighboring Hemphill, Texas.

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7:35am

Thu February 27, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for February 27, 2014

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain ponders the idea of conforming to cultural norms in a new land and confesses that some of these norms leave him with an uncomfortable feeling.

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7:35am

Tue February 25, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: '12 Years a Slave' puts uncomfortable American history in focus

With the 86th Academy Awards ceremony less than a week away, commentator Gary Joiner is pleased with the Oscar buzz surrounding "12 Years a Slave" that closely examines an undeniable chapter in American history.

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7:35am

Fri February 7, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: Snipe hunting is not a nurturing Scout experience

Credit gettingoutside.com

Listen up all you Boy Scouts who carry on the snipe hunting tradition, commentator Gary Borders is not amused.

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7:35am

Thu February 6, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for February 6, 2014

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain lays out his case for why bilingual signage and other translations aids are a crutch that can ultimately divide a nation.

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