In Print - Opinions
Poodle takes a one-way bike ride to Palookaville but lives to tell the tale. Read story.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
For decades the most powerful man in amateur sport, Santa Barbaran Avery Brundage fawned on Hitler and believed that athletics was the proper province of the rich. Read story.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Bad facts may make for bad law, but in the wake of Newtown massacre, that's not the worst thing. Read story.
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Poodle examines panga boats and the pork of paranoia. Read story.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Poodle confesses: It's all my fault. Read story.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Poodle Tracks the demise of Twinkies with that of the Republican Party. Read story.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The fall of General David Petraeus and the rise of Santa Barbara's Veterans Court. Read story.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
It’s finally over, and we ended up with the same president. Fortunately. Read story.
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Last-minute two cents worth on this year's multi-million-dollar races. Read story.
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Poodle applies “beer test” to Congressional candidates. Read story.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Can fall-out shelters protect us from testosterone poisoning? Poodle celebrates the Prez Debates and Cuban missile crisis. Read story.
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The Miramar remains a wreck, Fess Parker’s waterfront hotel is still a black hole, and La Entrada’s future is a question mark. Read story.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Poodle looks at seismic shifts in media landscape Read story.
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Missing the forest for the Chick-fil-As and how the council got it right by doing nothing. Read story.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Cutting through Mike Stoker's smoke-and-mirror Act… Read story.