Archive for August 21st, 2007

Interview with Senate Candidate Sam Kephart

My column in the Rapid City Journal today is on Sam Kephart, the Spearfish businessman who is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Senator Tim Johnson. I interviewed Kephart over lunch a few weeks back, but because several column topics arose that I didn’t think had as long of a “shelf life” […]

‘Seeing South Dakota’ column has had a lot of stuff in it over the years

By Gordon Garnos AT ISSUE: The letter started, “Dear Mr. Garnos, I have been reading your column for quite a while in my hometown newspaper and have never understood where the title comes from. You seldom write much about actually seeing South Dakota. I’m always expecting you to write about some places in the state […]

Why Libs Hate Talk Radio

Here’s an illustration of why liberals (in both parties) would like to bring back the “Fairness Doctrine” to emasculate talk radio. From the Politico: “What listeners of the conservative talk radio media were hearing, in large part, was that the legislation itself was little more than an ‘amnesty bill’ for illegal immigrants, a phrase loaded […]