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2/9/2015 12:00 AM
Roll over Beethoven, and let me sleep
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
The Hollywood Argyles to Celine Dion. Count Basie to Roy Orbison. James Taylor to Jimmy Buffett. Debussy to Elvis. You name it, I’ve hummed it in the middle of the night. …

2/9/2015 12:00 AM
Labeling is tidy but pointless
BY PATRICK O'GARA BLADE COLUMNIST
It’s only human nature, I suppose, to pigeonhole. To stick metaphorical labels on everything and everybody, because once they’re on, then we know what’s what, don’t we? …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
Time to preorder Fat Tuesday treats
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
The ONE Village Council is taking preorders for its 25th annual Paczki Day sale. You can call 419-255-8406 to place your order, or print an order form and fax it to 419-255-7042. Order forms are available online. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
Courage, hope, and the mystery of King
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
I read recently an interview with the great American actor Hal Holbrook. He talked much about our country, Mark Twain’s insight into it, and, especially, Twain’s perspective on our nation’s deepest wound — race. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
No right to expose others to diseases
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Politicians, in Columbus and elsewhere, routinely lecture us about the need to take personal responsibility for our actions. Except, it seems, when the issue is protecting children — and the rest of us — from potentially deadly infectious diseases. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
Editorials, columns and letters
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Those of us who have spent years working for newspapers sometimes forget that most people didn’t go to journalism school. …

2/8/2015 12:01 AM
Meyer's image takes a hit
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There is considerable back-story to the recruitment of Mike Weber, a highly rated running back at Cass Tech High School in Detroit. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
Birds found oasis at mom's feeders
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Winter is not usually a storehouse of fond memories for most lifelong Midwesterners. We’ve been beaten and battered by blizzards, trapped by mountains of snow on our otherwise baking sheet-flat terrain, and we long ago learned to despise the day the phrase “wind chill factor” was first uttered. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
On the Town: 2/8
BY BARBARA HENDEL BLADE SOCIETY EDITOR
This past Wednesday, the Auto Dealers United for Kids “Cars are the Stars XII” charity preview gala presented by The Blade went on despite the severe winter weather. …

2/8/2015 12:00 AM
Nurse sickly houseplants back to good health
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
Gardeners always have a few things sprouting year-round. I love to decorate with some hanging plants. …




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