Opinion

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: You Talkin' to Me? Your superior correspondents wonder who the target is
July 31, 2019 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: You Talkin’ to Me? Your superior correspondents wonder who the target is

Dumb and Dumber Phillipe and Jorge have been intrigued by the fight between big media boys CBS and AT&T, which ...

AltFacts: We Wouldn't Have Gone Anyway: Our tin foil hat is at the cleaners
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: We Wouldn’t Have Gone Anyway: Our tin foil hat is at the cleaners

Social Mold What do Facebook, Twitter and the mold under my big toe have in common? They’re all full of ...

Philippe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Good Night, Sweet Prince: Your superior correspondents bid a fond farewell to a state treasure
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

Philippe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Good Night, Sweet Prince: Your superior correspondents bid a fond farewell to a state treasure

See Ya, Pal Phillipe and Jorge lost a good friend when legendary reporter Jim Taricani passed away. It would now ...

AltFacts: Everybody Was Kung-Fu Fighting: They all want to take da bait
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: Everybody Was Kung-Fu Fighting: They all want to take da bait

Divide and KKKonquer For liberals, anti-populists and anyone out there with a shred of compassion, there is only one objective ...

Our Country 'Tis: To celebrate July 4, we asked modern Rhode Islanders what patriotism means to them
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

Our Country ‘Tis: To celebrate July 4, we asked modern Rhode Islanders what patriotism means to them

Stemming from the 16th century neologism “patriot,” the word “patriotism” is obscure, difficult-to-define and has historically conveyed emotions more driven ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: In the Navy: Our arches as simply perfect, Mr. Secretary
June 19, 2019 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: In the Navy: Our arches as simply perfect, Mr. Secretary

P&J Still Awaiting  Federal Jobs At right about the same time that Phillipe & Jorge were about to volunteer to ...

On the Relocation of the RI Theater Awards
June 15, 2019 No Commentby

On the Relocation of the RI Theater Awards

Every year, Motif throws an event called the RI Theater Awards. It’s free and open to the public, and celebrates ...

Opinion: Not Celebrating Pride Month Would Be Harmful to Our Children
June 12, 2019 No Commentby

Opinion: Not Celebrating Pride Month Would Be Harmful to Our Children

Before writing this, I did what every dutiful “elder millennial” would; I journaled all of my thoughts, made lists and ...

An Open Letter to Thomas Tobin, Roman Catholic Bishop of Providence
June 4, 2019 No Commentby

An Open Letter to Thomas Tobin, Roman Catholic Bishop of Providence

Editor’s note: On June 1, Thomas Tobin, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Providence, wrote from his official Twitter account: “A reminder ...

AltFacts: Nice Day for a Pic-a-Nic: Unlike the last two years, which have been no picnic
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: Nice Day for a Pic-a-Nic: Unlike the last two years, which have been no picnic

There, There, It’s Gonna Be Fine Foster, Hopkinton and West Greenwich have all joined Burriville in becoming sanctuary towns for ...