Peter Funt

Apocalypse When?
Two or three times a year, falling trees knock out power at my home, in a heavily wooded section of Central California. When outages stretch ... Read More
Who Offers the Rx for Troubled Times?
A worsening coronavirus outbreak could injure President Trump's re-election prospects, although no reasonable American would hope for a medical crisis to tip an election. But ... Read More
Candidates Peddle Their Papers
Do political endorsements by newspapers have much impact? It was debatable even back in the 1980s, when daily circulation stood at about 63 million nationwide, ... Read More
Surrogates Carry the Ball in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa - In tonight's performance of the presidential campaign, the role of Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will be played by her husband, Bruce ... Read More