Trump's 'National Day of Prayer and Return' Echoes Lincoln, but Will Unity Follow?

President Trump at the Lincoln Memorial. (White House photo)
President Trump proclaimed today, September 26, 2020 as a National Day of Prayer and Return: Our great Nation was founded by men and women of deep and abiding faith—a faith that has stood the test of time. Four hundred years ago, early American settlers trusted their lives to His providence and braved a voyage to a New World. From the pilgrims...
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Topeka's Rev. Sheldon Despised Christmas Gifts but was Gifted the Capitol Dome.

Bah Humbug Rev. Sheldon? Topeka’s Rev. Charles Sheldon was perhaps most famous for his book In His Steps, which inspired the phrase “What Would Jesus Do?” - he is less well known for how he applied that philosophy to Christmas. If that were to get out, children might think him more of a Scrooge or Grinch, because the Rev. Sheldon didn’t like giving...
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Does Barbara Bollier have a chance of winning in a
Some polls suggest a tight race, but Kansas hasn't elected a Democrat to the U.S. Senate since 1932. Does Bollier actually have a chance of winning?...
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Posted on October 5, 2020
Have you ever been to Nicodemus?
Have you ever visited Nicodemus, Kansas in Graham County? If so, what do you remember about the town?...
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Posted on October 16, 2020
Who will continue their losing streak? The 4-1 Chi
Kansas City and Buffalo had been two of the hottest teams in the NFL until falling to Oakland and Tennessee this past week. Now they face each other. Which team will get back to winning, and should we be worried if the Chiefs losing streak hits two g...
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Posted on October 15, 2020
How long should Kansas schools continue remote edu
Many Kansas students are taking their lessons online from home. But this is causing some parents to struggle with child care, and many wonder if the isolation from peers is more harmful than the risk of covid. Should schools stay remote to slow the s...
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Posted on October 14, 2020
Can Kansas State win the Big 12?
The wildcats suffered a bad loss against Arkansas State to begin the season, but have followed that up with quality wins over Oklahoma and Texas Tech. A win today against TCU would put them in a strong position to contend for a spot in the Big 12 Cha...
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Posted on October 10, 2020
Surveying Kansas Candidates on Public Safety and J
To get the conversation started on what questions we want to ask our candidates for state senate and state representative, I'm posting the following questions. These are inspired by current issues being raised by police reform and police advocacy gro...
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Posted on September 23, 2020
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