Muppets vs. Trump

Muppets vs. Trump

Just about every American alive today learned something from Sesame Street — except Donald Trump. The president’s proposed budget would eliminate federal funding for PBS and other cultural treasures that don’t glorify the Tweeter-in-Chief and...
Ice King has the last, wintry laugh

Ice King has the last, wintry laugh

Greetings, shivering subjects of my frigid domain! It is I, the Ice King, Bringer of Storms, Slicker of Roads, Piler of Snows. I took it easy on you peasants this winter, but only to lull you into a false sense of security. I toss you a handful of 65-degree days and...
It’s Fake News Friday!

It’s Fake News Friday!

Good morning, and welcome to a new Kelly’s World feature — Fake News Friday! Each week, I’ll highlight at least one lowlight of utterly false “stories” masquerading as true journalism. Our inaugural entry appeared on a Facebook page...
Students school SSD officials with video

Students school SSD officials with video

Considering the playground antics of the Scranton School Board and the teachers’ union and their shared struggles with math, history and basic English, it’s uplifting to read about students outshining the alleged adults in charge. Today, Education Reporter...
Free speech for all or none

Free speech for all or none

Freedom of speech does not grant the right to shout down opposing voices or stifle offensive ideas, a lesson clearly lost on some college campuses in the Trump era. Violent clashes have erupted at alleged institutions of higher learning as protesters seek to block...