Opinion

AltFacts: Prove It!
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

AltFacts: Prove It!

Your friends at Motif are never sure whether this is a satire column, a humor column or a horror column. ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Local Lads and Trumpy Bear
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Local Lads and Trumpy Bear

Local Lad Makes Bad Both Phillipe & Jorge knew NBC’s recently deposed “Today Show” host Matt Lauer back when he ...

Advice from the Trenches: Harassment
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Harassment

Dear C; I was floored when I opened my browser and saw headlines that NBC “Today Show” host Matt Lauer ...

Letter to the Editor: More State Help for Developer
November 29, 2017 No Commentby

Letter to the Editor: More State Help for Developer

To the Editor, The headline on the business page of the Thursday, November 16 Providence Journal said it all: “More ...

News Analysis: Charles Manson, Ghost of the 1960s, Dies
November 20, 2017 No Commentby

News Analysis: Charles Manson, Ghost of the 1960s, Dies

Charles Manson finally died last night, at 11:13pm Eastern Time Sunday. I don’t think anyone who is too young to ...

Alt-Facts: Shooting Before You Aim
November 15, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Facts: Shooting Before You Aim

AltFacts, really meant as a joke about national-level distortion of information, took on a frightening new meaning locally in November, ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Walking Dead, Sports Matter and Keeping Our Hands to Ourselves
November 15, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Walking Dead, Sports Matter and Keeping Our Hands to Ourselves

Village of the Damned As our childish, lip-pursing President Tweetybird continues to fill in his top echelon of advisors and ...

The 2016 Election: We're One Year Out
November 1, 2017 No Commentby

The 2016 Election: We’re One Year Out

  It has been one year since Donald Trump was elected president. Though change is blessedly — or painfully, depending ...

The Economy, One Year Post-Election
November 1, 2017 No Commentby

The Economy, One Year Post-Election

One year after Trump’s election finds the economy in many ways stronger than before the election. How much of that ...

The Arts, One Year Post-Election
November 1, 2017 No Commentby

The Arts, One Year Post-Election

A year after the 2016 election, the same questions persist that have poked at the arts community for decades prior. ...