Should Tennessee legalize sports betting?

Frank CagleFrank Talk

Chances are this Tuesday morning you are either bleary-eyed and miserable, or you slept through the last half of the college football championship game. One wonders how long university presidents …

More to worry about than Sex Week

Frank CagleFrank Talk

For some years now, East Tennesseans have held all three statewide offices. And had the largest population of the three Grand Divisions. But not any longer. The balance of power …

Merry Christmas, wherever you are

Frank CagleFeature, Frank Talk

There was a time, I suppose, when members of extended families lived near each other and gathering for Christmas was relatively easy. But now families seem to be more separated …

It’s just not funny

Frank CagleFeature, Frank Talk

Donald Trump has killed comedy. Or, rather, Trump Derangement Syndrome has killed comedy. If you can sit through a Stephen Colbert monologue or stand to watch “Saturday Night Live,” your …

GOP committee wants to shrink big tent

Frank CagleFeature, Frank Talk

The Republican Party state executive committee passed a resolution Saturday calling for a law to prevent Democrats and independents from voting for Republicans. You would think Republicans would be happy …