The Daily Newshttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 19 Apr 2014 15:38:51 EDTSat, 19 Apr 2014 15:38:51 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssA classic novel set in the U.P.http://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/1775/A-classic-novel-set-in-the-U.P..htmlI finished reading the 1958 novel Anatomy of a Murder on my lunch break yesterday... <P> The courtroom drama was authored by John Voelker under the pen name Robert Traver.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:59:17 EDTEveryone's a pundithttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/1768/Everyone's-a-pundit.htmlAfter reading a story on a news website about the recent stabbing at Franklin Regional Senior High School in Pennsylvania, I browsed the comments section and was not shocked to see many comments along the lines of "Are they gonna take my knives awa...Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:29:31 EDTDirections In "Research"http://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/1751/Directions-In-"Research".htmlWhile reading Judge Bernard Friedman's ruling on the recent challenge to the Michigan Marriage Amendment, I was struck by the language used to describe the "New Family Structures Study," a "research study" helmed by sociologist Mark Regneru.Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:00:00 EDTCity life vs. country lifehttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/1748/City-life-vs.-country-life.htmlAt 18, I "got out" of the U.P. and moved to Grand Rapids. Thinking back now, it's hard to say what I thought I was getting out of exactly. During the past few years downstate I would daydream about the life back home..Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:55:59 EDTNew old musichttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/1729/New-old-music.htmlRecently, I addressed some blind spots in my music library, and it's been a rewarding experience. <P> GENESIS <P> Out of curiosity I checked out the early releases of this British progressive rock band.Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:28:49 EDT