Pothole Prairie

Are Scandinavians offended by NFL logo?

I am part Swedish, and my last name is Swedish in origin. I likely had ancestors who were Vikings or at least lived in Sweden ... Read more

Start Matt Cassel, end the QB controversy

On Feb. 12 of this year, I began my column with this sentence: “I still believe Christian Ponder is the right guy for the job ... Read more

U.S. spacecraft reaches interstellar space

While we Americans were worried about Miley Cyrus twerking at an awards show, chemical weapons in Syria and whether the poor deserve assistance with buying ... Read more

Teaching a child to ride a bike is great joy

It seems to me that if a father cannot get anything else right, if he screws up a bunch of his fatherly duties, if he ... Read more