Columnists

Sleep and meditate your way to success

The other day President Obama ruefully told The Huffington Post that he probably doesn’t get enough sleep. Our response to that was, duh! We want him to fret and worry about the country at night so we can fret and worry about other stuff. Jimmy Fallon on the “The Tonight Show” unkindly insisted we don’t...

Northwest Voices

Port Shell lease: Don’t dismiss symbolism

The Seattle Times is right that the real fight over Arctic drilling has to be national, where the leases are granted . But The Times is wrong to dismiss the Port Shell lease as mere symbolism. What this argument overlooks is that politics is all about symbolism. Rejecting the Shell lease would dramatically enhance efforts...