<![CDATA[816 Opinion News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/ en-us Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:27:56 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:27:56 CDT 816 Opinion 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com David Knopf: The wonder of wandering: One of perks on the roads of retirement http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article20294556.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 17:14:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article20294556.html Robert Ariail on Pinewood Dump http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article19900647.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:05:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article19900647.html Matt Keenan: In a Stanford lab, nobody’s discussing how to take selfies http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article19188762.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:14:34 CDT

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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:04:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article15064613.html
Therese Park: In volunteering, the joy never stops http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article13219502.html#storylink=rss The word “volunteer” came from the French word voluntaire, which meant community work in the 19th century. In the U.S., women volunteered their time and efforts during the Civil War, sewing military supplies or looking after injured soldiers in hospitals with experts’ supervision when the number of injured soldiers far exceeded the number of medical staff.

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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 15:31:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article13219502.html
As I See It: Let’s address chronic diseases by changing our unhealthy lifestyles http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article12294257.html#storylink=rss From an economic standpoint, chronic diseases cost our country $4.2 trillion every year. That’s enough to pay 18 million teachers’ salaries, buy 42 million cars, purchase 5.6 million homes and pay 56.8 million U.S. Army privates.

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Susan Vollenweider: From talker to soft talker to no talker http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article11162876.html#storylink=rss “Susan, I think you talk just to hear your own voice,” my mother often said when I was growing up. She was right, sometimes I did just babble to hear my own voice.

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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:21:28 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article11162876.html
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:36:01 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article11088422.html
Susan Vollenweider: Kids aren’t the only ones who just know this stuff http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article10594856.html#storylink=rss “Susan, the clicker isn’t working,” my dad said as he handed me the TV remote. Ronald Reagan was president and I was mid-college, but the seemingly insignificant conversation has stuck with me all these years.

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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:04:19 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article10594856.html
As I See It: Keeping kids safe at home http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/article9713225.html#storylink=rss A child’s death in New York, suspected to relate to liquid nicotine, prompted Charlie’s House to offer some suggestions and request action on this potential poison.

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Snarky in the Suburbs: Bragging parents aren’t doing themselves — or their kids — any favors http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article9111800.html#storylink=rss There may not be anything more boring than a mom or dad whose sole topic of conversation is about their amazing kids. For the love of all that is holy, just give a rest. We get it: Your kids are the best and the brightest — at least in your brain they are.

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David Knopf: For picky eater, it’s easy enough to delete Spam http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article9106085.html#storylink=rss I’m irrational about many things, but nothing more than the meats I will or won’t eat.

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Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:54:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article9106085.html
Susan Vollenweider: The last routine morning http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article9101711.html#storylink=rss In Writing 101 I learned that the best place to start a story is on a day that was different.

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Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:37:52 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article9101711.html
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Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:32:32 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article9100301.html
Bill Filer: The science of spending on sport, and giving science a sporting chance http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-opinion/article8408706.html#storylink=rss Kids were running all over an indoor athletic training facility on a field divided in half by a large floor-to-ceiling net. On the left side of the net was a lacrosse league, and to the right, a baseball team. I sat and watched both practices for a while, taking inventory of the equipment being used. Based on what I was seeing, I figured that several thousand dollars were out on that field.

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