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DAN THOMASSON

Dan Thomasson is an op-ed columnist for McClatchy-Tribune and a former vice president of Scripps Howard Newspapers. Readers may send him email at thomassondan@aol.com.

Articles by DAN THOMASSON

Commentary: Bullying in National Football League
45 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
As if the NFL didn’t have enough problems with head injuries and an increasing public awareness about how dangerous its business can be, evidently it now has to deal with incidents of sophomoric behavior from elephantine players with egos to match who never have grown up. [Read More]
Commentary: Health care reform needs bipartisan support Commentary: Health care reform needs bipartisan support
45 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
To learn how implementation of the Affordable Care Act got so bollixed up, you don’t have to look much further than the Oval Office, where an inexperienced President Barack Obama listened to the wrong advice and apparently made a fateful decision based on political concerns. [Read More]
Commentary: How could spying surprise Obama? Commentary: How could spying surprise Obama?
46 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
Whether President Barack Obama knew about eavesdropping on American allies’ leaders is irrelevant. It took place, and someone outside the dark eminences at the National Security Agency should have known. [Read More]
Commentary: Government crises aren't over Commentary: Government crises aren't over
48 weeks ago - - DAN THOMASSON
My Republican father used to say that conservatism was looking for stairs to walk down rather than a window to jump out. It wasn’t an original statement, but it was accurate. I wonder what he would say now. [Read More]
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