State should wait a year on lottery scholarships

The fight in the House over the academic standards to set for scholarships from the Tennessee lottery once again points out that we should operate the lottery for a year, see how much money it generates, and then determine the level of scholarship funding. More

Bennett, Kennedy stories show privacy issue twist

While Bill Bennett's gambling is fading from the public radar, another story is getting bigger on the screen. John F. Kennedy had an affair with a 19-year-old intern while president of the United States. More

Would things be different if women ran America?

Powerful women are once again making business news. This week Young & Rubicam named Ann Fudge as its chairwoman and CEO

Letters To The Editor

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PGA Tour might need a mulligan this year

We pity the poor professional golf establishment. They More

Jayson Blair is a study in compassionate racism

As newspaper editors convened denial-control meetings, New York Times executive editor Howell Raines went ahead and admitted what was obvious to anyone without a blankie over his head: Of course it's about race. More

Letters To The Editor

To comment on a City Paper story or local issue, send us a typed letter 100 words or less (with zip code and a daytime phone number for verification) to: letters@nashvillecitypaper.com, or Editor, The City Paper, P.O. Box 158434, Nashville, TN 37215. Letters may be edited to fit. There is no guarantee letters received will be printed. More

Sam Lacy was authentic sports journalism pioneer

Sam Lacy was a pioneering journalist, yet even many hardcore baseball and sports fans neither know his name nor have heard about his exploits. More

Jayson Blair, a promising 27-year-old reporter, has ruined his career. And The New York Times has suffered a "huge black eye," in the words of its publisher. More

Letters To The Editor

To comment on a City Paper story or local issue, send us a typed letter 100 words or less (with zip code and a daytime phone number for verification) to: letters@nashvillecitypaper.com, or Editor, The City Paper, P.O. Box 158434, Nashville, TN 37215. Letters may be edited to fit. There is no guarantee letters received will be printed. More
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