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John A. Tures, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

Absentee voting in future elections

Republicans seem on a mission to reverse the 2020 Election results. One step for the GOP involves making it harder to vote in the future. ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 6:10 pm

Columns

When ‘The Day After Tomorrow’ happens today

In the film “The Day After Tomorrow,” America suffers a snowmageddon not too different from what Texas and the Plains states are going through as ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, February 19, 2021 6:09 pm

Columns

Does experience lead to better president?

As we head through Presidents’ Day Weekend, we have a new U.S. President, Joe Biden, who could count on a wealth of experience, which may ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Tuesday, February 16, 2021 8:59 pm

Columns

Tall tales with Titanic implications

There’s a meme going around which embodies much of the craziness that a few folks are willing to believe nowadays. But it’s more than just ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, February 10, 2021 10:00 am

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Hank Aaron: A story too good for the movies?

My son and I tuned into National Public Radio to listen to Hank Aaron’s funeral, where former President Bill Clinton, former Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig, ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 10:50 am

Columns

Democrats and Republicans must unite against insurrection

In the wake of the failed coup attempt, there is a plan under way to divide Democrats and Republicans, just as there were efforts to ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, January 15, 2021 10:00 am

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Insurrection supporters fail to convince us it was actually antifa

Initially, as the insurrectionists stormed the U.S. Capitol, some supporters all across America cheered them on.  One local likened them to “storming the beaches at ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:00 am

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Tures Column: This ain’t U.S. and Us

As I write this, we have attackers attempting to force their way the House and Senate Chamber.  This was a deliberate attempt to terminate a ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, January 6, 2021 4:38 pm

Columns

Team MAGA could cost Republicans the U.S. Senate

President Donald Trump, through his actions and inaction, has seen his approval rating plummet since the election, which has the potential to drag down the ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 9:00 am

Columns

Better together: An idea not just for birds

Ever heard of the “Sand Hill Crane?” Probably not, unless you are a member of the Audubon Society. It’s not a machine either, but a ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, December 25, 2020 12:33 pm

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