On the great soprano (1923–77) on the occasion of her centennial.
On the effects of a pageant; Nikki Haley’s name; ‘Happy Thanksgiving’; treasurable teachers; and more.
On Trump and the GOP; a young Chinese pianist; the perfection of Nelly Korda; a Horatio Alger general; and more.
On schools, drugs, Donald Trump, John Boehner, George Santos, John Smoltz, and more.
On voting, GOP politics, a Malcolm X opera, an aircraft carrier, and more.