The emperor’s new clothesline

Frank CagleFrank Talk

I was just a kid, but I remember a bit of gossip that got the whole community outraged. We heard tell of a new fancy subdivision in town called Hickory …

The ‘talk’ has it a three-person race

Frank CagleFrank Talk

Predicting a Knoxville mayoral election is often a slam-dunk. But this time around there are three major candidates, and in the next two months two of them will likely proceed …

Fake shock about Casada: They knew

Frank CagleFrank Talk

There are some state legislators expressing shock about the scandals surrounding the man they elected speaker of the House in January. They want the voters to know that the legislature …

Politicians and a sense of shame

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies

Why did Republicans in Tennessee stand against Glen Casada until he agreed to resign as speaker of the House when Republicans in Washington cannot find their voice to condemn Donald …

Casada’s leadership: Fear and loathing

Frank CagleFrank Talk

Some weeks back I told you that House Speaker Glen Casada had a reputation for being mean and vindictive. In the wake of recent scandals House members are telling Tennessean …