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Sorenstam entering male golf domain teed men off

A lot of middle-aged white guys are teed off because Annika Sorenstam got to play golf in a recent PGA event. At first, I couldn't figure out the angst. Surely, Sorenstam is nicer to look at than most of these golf guys who often dress in green pants and yellow shirts. Are there no mirrors in the clubhouses? More

Letters To The Editor

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Councilman Dread meets misfortune, miracle

Several miracles combined just after noon last Friday to save the life of Councilman Adam Dread. More

Democrats give country profiles in spinelessness

"I a little bit disagree with Chairman Roberts on that." That was Sen. Jay Rockefeller, the senior Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, kinda, sorta, uh, not really taking exception to Committee Chairman Pat Roberts' assertion that we've turned the corner when it comes to keeping the peace in post-war Iraq. More

Liberals need to get hip to the young conservatives

When liberals wear ties and jackets, it's not news. But for some reason, when conservatives put on baggy jeans, it's a huge story. More

Bredesen should veto

Gov. Phil Bredesen should veto a bill passed in the final hours of the General Assembly last week that would allow the state to issue license plates with the message

Letters To The Editor

To comment on a City Paper story or local issue, send us a typed letter 100 words or less (with zip code and a daytime phone number for verification) to: letters@nashvillecitypaper.com, or Editor, The City Paper, P.O. Box 158434, Nashville, TN 37215. Letters may be edited to fit. There is no guarantee letters received will be printed. More

Letters to the Editor

To comment on a City Paper story or local issue, send us a typed letter 100 words or less (with zip code and a daytime phone number for verification) to: letters@nashvillecitypaper.com, or Editor, The City Paper, P.O. Box 158434, Nashville, TN 37215. Letters may be edited to fit. There is no guarantee letters received will be printed.

A driver

Sultaana Freeman is an Orlando, Fla., woman who says her religious beliefs would be compromised if her face was photographed for a driver

Powell officially gives away store to big corporations

Everyone involved in either the satellite television or radio industries should be rejoicing soon because they will probably reap immediate dividends with this week

Unanswered question: Where are Iraq

So where are those weapons of mass destruction? More

Letters To The Editor

To comment on a City Paper story or local issue, send us a typed letter 100 words or less (with zip code and a daytime phone number for verification) to: letters@nashvillecitypaper.com, or Editor, The City Paper, P.O. Box 158434, Nashville, TN 37215. Letters may be edited to fit. There is no guarantee letters received will be printed. More

Newspapers need to inspire reader confidence

One of the most respected journalists at the New York Times resigned Wednesday. Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Bragg admitted that he had put his byline on a story largely reported by an unpaid freelancer. More

Cost of war includes the aftermath of war

Finding of Blair's truth gives nation consequences

Jayson Blair has opened the proverbial can o' worms. The now-infamous black fabulist, who resigned from The New York Times after being exposed as a near-sociopathic liar and plagiarist, effectively has eviscerated the Times' pro-diversity policy and invited gawkers to poke at the innards of affirmative action. More

Entrepreneurs can find no luster in the Golden State

"California," said Gov. Gray Davis, "is the best place in the nation for businesses to prosper." The Golden State's "business-friendly policy environment," Davis added, provides "fertile ground for the best companies in the world to grow." More

Mayor deserves something extra in his paycheck

What if you

Letters To The Editor

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Women stifled by gender, not by content of columns

Spiked? Censored? Me? That's what my conservative friends are saying. I wrote a column last week suggesting it was time for Bill and Hillary Clinton and their defenders to shut up. If the Democrats are to have any chance of winning the White House, they have to move forward, not backward. More

The McCarthy Club has been making a comeback

Quick! Somebody check. Did they nail the coffin lid shut? I could swear that Sen. Joseph McCarthy has returned from the dead