Letter: Empire portrays SEACC as the boogeyman

...Transportation's failure to properly analyze a $500 million project with substantial safety and maintenance questions is like shooting a messenger for delivering bad news. Opposition to the road is widespread, even the development-minded Southeast Conference is 60-40...
Harrelson delivers in 'The Messenger'

...Harrelson plays Captain Tony Stone in "The Messenger," directed by Oren Moverman, and he...drama?" Well, it's this. "The Messenger" is drama. It is interesting, compelling...the 112 minute running time of "The Messenger". There are a few moments of "sexuality...
Not shooting the messenger, just the message

...published an opinion piece by Andrew Dessler, "Shooting the Messenger," wherein he chastises Gov. Rick Perry of Texas for being...and almost purely speculative.Perry is not shooting the messenger; he is shooting the message.? Wescott is a resident of...
Fall Arts Preview

...Award; election to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences; an honorary doctorate in music from Yale University; and a Messenger of Peace award from U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. She is Distinguished Professor of Music at the University...
No sign of missing hiker in area mines

...said the search was unsuccessful."Hiked up the gully checked the tunnel. Nothing," Weed told the Empire via Facebook messenger Sunday afternoon. "Checked another shaft we knew about ... didn't have the gear to get to the bottom of it ... but...
My Turn: The graceful exit of a true statesman

...going deeper into the convictions beneath those issues. It's there that one runs head-first into the tension between messenger and message, self and the smallness of our place in the universe. It's because French learned to balance his political...
Shooting the messenger

...optimal level of emissions reductions.I suppose it should not be surprising when politicians like Perry choose to shoot the messenger rather than face this hard choice. He may view this as a legitimate policy on climate change, but it's not one that the...
Got Vitamin D?

Please don't be quick to kill the messenger, but Juneau can be a dangerous place for its inhabitants. Sure the water tastes clean, the air smells fresh and there is an...
The power of a name

...Biblical perspective, a name is of great importance. One's name contains one's essence. Thus, when Jacob wrestled with a messenger from God (Genesis 32), God renamed him "Israel," or "one who has striven with God." Theologically, I appreciate...
Palin's pastor urges flock to pray for media

WASILLA - A little sermon about - and for - the messenger seemed to Pastor Larry Kroon an appropriate message on Sunday morning. "It's been an interesting week," laughed Kroon, pastor...


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