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Letter: TV ad had to be a spoof

Dear Editor:

A recent commercial on Channel 4 in Jacksonville about Baker Medical Services is an absolute misrepresentation of a poorly managed hospital (Fraser Memorial). It must be a spoof because Baker County residents and employees of BCMS are well acquainted with Dennis Markos and his crew, and know that any serious illness must be immediately transferred to Jacksonville. Read More »

How we got here in the gay marriage debate

A week’s gone by, and a week is a long time in the “news cycle” universe. The media is relaxing a bit on its fixation with gay marriage, a passion lit by the recent deadline after which the state’s temporary ban was lifted and gay couples were free to openly marry. Read More »

Satire is a key element of free speech

Over the course of the twenty-odd (some of them very odd) years that I’ve been doing this column I’ve probably offended every political, religious and affinity group in existence. I never set out to offend people I just think folks take themselves way too seriously. Read More »

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