Concert Review: Tim Easton


Tim Easton did a fine benefit show for the Fairbanks Shakespeare Theater April 20 at the old Empress Theater. The photos are far from WC’s usual standard: the hazards of having nothing but an iPhone for photgraphy. The two-hour show featured cuts from his new acoustic CD, some from his older releases and some oldies.…

Treating Symptoms, Not the Disease


On April 15, the U.S. House made the mistake of treating the symptoms of the problem, not the disease. We’ll have to hope that doesn’t kill the patient, because that’s all of us who don’t have Congress’s health insurance plan. The symptom is that Medicare costs are rapidly increasing, far faster than inflation, aggravating the…