Faribault County Registerhttp://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/category.detail/nav/5046/Opinionsen-usFri, 23 Aug 2019 09:15:15 EDTFri, 23 Aug 2019 09:15:15 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssI wish summer really was endlesshttp://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/content.detail/id/523839.htmlOnce again, something hit me like a ton of bricks last week. Despite the Beach Boys naming an album "Endless Summer," there really isn't such a thing. They lied to us.Sun, 18 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTCan we end mass gun shootings?http://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/content.detail/id/523825.htmlSomeone once said "I love mankind; it's people I can't stand." I think it might have been Charlie Brown in the Peanuts comic strip. But maybe not.Sun, 11 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTThere is a reason that they relayhttp://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/content.detail/id/523814.htmlI know, I know, every year I write about the Faribault County Relay for Life in this space, long about the first of August each year. There is a reason for that, of course. I happen to be a bit biased towards the Relay for Life.Sun, 4 Aug 2019 00:00:00 EDTGetting a shock at the county fairhttp://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/content.detail/id/523799.htmlEvery once in a while I am shocked by something. It doesn't happen very often. I am, after all, a newspaper editor. In my 45 years of covering the news in various small towns, I have seen a lot of strange, and yes, shocking things.Sun, 28 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDTSummertime and the living is...funhttp://www.faribaultcountyregister.com/page/content.detail/id/523761.htmlThose who know me and those who are faithful readers of this column know I did not grow up in a small town in Minnesota. I actually did not grow up in Minnesota or in a small town somewhere else.Sun, 7 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDT