So Pat Toomey Cravenly Pivoted on Trump’s SCOTUS Pick. Shocking. 09/24/2020 So Pat Toomey Cravenly Pivoted on Trump's SCOTUS pick? Shocking. By John Micek It was never really a matter of whether Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) was ... Read More Biden’s Grace and Empathy Reminds Us of America’s Better Angels 09/21/2020 By John Micek Joe Vadala's question was heartbreaking in every way imaginable. Vadala, a high school teacher whose fight against multiple sclerosis has left him immunocompromised, looked ... Read More Losers? Suckers? Terrorists? Anarchists? Meet the Real Folks Behind Trump’s Insults. 09/14/2020 Losers? Suckers? Terrorists? Anarchists? Meet the Real Folks Behind Trump's Insults By John Micek Ty Rewolinski doesn't look like a loser. Or a sucker. Standing on a Harrisburg ... Read More Donald Trump and Republicans, In Their Own Words 08/31/2020 By John Micek If you're looking for the biggest difference between Donald Trump's acceptance speeches in 2016 and last week, it helps to channel your inner ... Read More Kamala Harris Is America As It Is Now 08/12/2020 If there's a more authentically American story than the one of Sen. Kamala Harris, you'd have to make it up. On Tuesday, the California Democrat, the ... Read More Why Some Urban Planners Think We Should Defund Police 08/10/2020 The tragically unnecessary death of George Floyd in Minneapolis in May, coupled with the COVID-19 pandemic, has forced us to come to a long-delayed reckoning ... Read More Offering Some Praise For The Pentagon On Flags 07/21/2020 I've gotten a few letters from readers over the past couple of weeks who have asked me - some more politely and in publishable terms ... Read More Trump Using Students As Coronavirus Pawns 07/09/2020 Here's how far Donald Trump is willing to go to ensure his re-election: After trying to normalize COVID-19 deaths among senior citizens and asking us ... Read More Trump’s Lawsuit Building The Case For Discrediting The Election 07/02/2020 Credit Donald Trump with this much: When he finds a riff, he sticks with it. For the better part of four years now, despite an utter ... Read More ‘I Know My Path’ After DACA Ruling Teen’s Future Looks Bright Safe 06/22/2020 'I Know My Path:' After DACA Ruling Teen's Future Looks Bright Safe When she woke up last Thursday morning, 17-year-old Arlette Morales pulled on a "Home ... Read More Archives John L. Micek John Micek is the Opinion Editor and Political Columnist for PennLive/The Patriot-News in Harrisburg, Pa. Readers may follow him on Twitter @ByJohnLMicek and email him at [email protected] Daily Newsletter Sign up for FREE! Get Cartoons Daily! Sign up for our free daily newsletter by entering your email and clicking on subscribe. Subscribe 1 of 111234›» Close this module GET OUR FREE DAILY CARTOON EMAIL NEWSLETTER!All the best our sites have to offer – free in your email box! No hassle! No obligation! So cool! Just sign up!First NameJohnLast NameSmithYour email[email protected]SubmitNever see this message again.