Opinion

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Staying Current, Golf and Gigi
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Staying Current, Golf and Gigi

Complaint Bureau Through our 38 years of writing the Cool, Cool World, people have chided Phillipe and Jorge for having ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: PVD City Council Corruption, Gen. Mikey and Russia, Is that Aircraft Carrier Pointing the Wrong Way or Are You Just Happy to See Me?
May 3, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: PVD City Council Corruption, Gen. Mikey and Russia, Is that Aircraft Carrier Pointing the Wrong Way or Are You Just Happy to See Me?

, Crimetown, The Sequel? The very good and highly recommended podcast series, “Crimetown,” about Rogue Island’s “Mobsters and Lobsters” past, ...

Medical Cannabis for Boomers and Beyond
May 3, 2017 No Commentby

Medical Cannabis for Boomers and Beyond

Wait a minute, should this even be a thing? Those born from 1946 to 1964, now aged 53 to 71, ...

Wind Power: It “Blowed Up Good”
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Wind Power: It “Blowed Up Good”

  Wind energy is all it’s blown up to be. States like Texas and Oklahoma know wind to be a ...

Opinion: 38 Reasons Deepwater Wind Could Cause Deep Trouble
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Opinion: 38 Reasons Deepwater Wind Could Cause Deep Trouble

Simply reading the 77-page decision by the Rhode Island Supreme Court provides a thorough and authoritative tutorial to the exercise ...

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Press, Press Secretary, Dumpster fire, Hard Drivin', Bombs
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Press, Press Secretary, Dumpster fire, Hard Drivin’, Bombs

Huge Blunder at Urinal? Phillipe and Jorge fear that GateHouse Media, absentee owners of the Biggest Little’s organ of record, ...

Opinion: RI Cannabis Blues – Legalize Before It's Too Late
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Opinion: RI Cannabis Blues – Legalize Before It’s Too Late

For the seventh straight year, Rhode Island legislators have presented a bill to tax and regulate cannabis, much like the ...

News Analysis: Why Are Rolling Papers Taxed As Cigarettes?
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

News Analysis: Why Are Rolling Papers Taxed As Cigarettes?

Rhode Island is unusual among the states for a tax policy that treats rolling papers as equivalent to cigarettes, such ...

Cannabis Legalization in RI: Where's Our Law?
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Cannabis Legalization in RI: Where’s Our Law?

Massachusetts voted and decided to legalize marijuana. It then promptly shot itself in the foot over the question of how ...

Hip-Hop: The Wave of the Future Live-Streaming Events
April 11, 2017 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: The Wave of the Future Live-Streaming Events

T he music scene in RI is currently at an all-time high. Young individuals are taking it upon themselves to ...