Although the media may behave otherwise, Iowa's oddball caucuses are as apt to choose a loser as a winner.
Donald Kaul has written columns for half a century, beginning with a long stint at the Des Moines Register that made him a household name (in a good way) throughout Iowa. Kaul, who was named a Pulitzer Prize finalist for commentary in 1987 and 1999, lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
You can read more about his career in this column by Emily Schwartz Greco. He began to write for OtherWords in 2001, when it was known as Minuteman Media, and retired in 2016.
What you call credit card debt is what some other person calls a job.
We're being sold a bill of goods, people.
In any case, being good at pasta is better than being good at war.
Walmart's sales are down because people are skimping on things like milk and food while Saks Fifth Avenue is selling lots of $1,000 handbags and $2,000 suits.
Moving to the big table wouldn't have been such a big deal if what you found when you got there was broccoli.