OPINION: With apologies to the car lobby

Column by Gary M. Wisenbaker   The idiom “there’s more than one way to skin a cat” probably first entered the American lexicon through Seba Smith and his 1854 book "Way down East; or, Portraitures…

OPINION: Preserving the RINO

[caption id="attachment_32273" align="alignnone" width="630"] photo by Steven Heddon[/caption] By Gary Wisenbaker | Valdosta Today Contributor Conshohocken, PA—“We may have to remake our party.” Thus spoke Jeff Roe recently, campaign manager for Sen. Ted Cruz, a…

Wisenbaker: Cabals, messengers and capitulation

Column by Gary M. Wisenbaker January 12, 2016 Plutarch, the famous 1st century Greek historian, recorded a messenger’s fate upon bringing less than happy news to Tigranes, then king of Greece, concerning conditions in a…

Voters Closing the Border to the Establishment

Gary M. Wisenbaker, Valdosta Today Opinion The great hue and cry of late centers on GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposal to ban foreign Muslim travelers from entering the United States. There was a time…

The Season of Advent is Upon Us

Gary M. Wisenbaker, Valdosta Today Political Contributor In the hustle and bustle of the presidential political hurly-burly and getting ready for December 25th (and all that happens between now and then), we forget that there…

Obama and his “Safe Space”

Gary M. Wisenbaker, Valdosta Today Opinion Contributor The day before soldiers of the radial Islamic Wehrmacht attacked innocent Parisian concert goes and diners, American college students, self-identified as the “Million Student March”, demonstrated on over…