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Former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke’s career was based on stirring up outrageous ideas on right-wing talk radio. Here’s hoping this is the last column anyone ever writes about him inflicting damage on the lives of others. more

Sep 5, 2017 4:49 PM Taking Liberties 3 Comments

With 50 days to go, WMSE\'s Kickstarter campaign to keep live music on the air is at nearly the $5,000 mark. The station is hoping to raise $30,000 to update its severely deteriorated in-house studio, where local and touring bands record live, on-.. more

Nov 2, 2011 4:29 PM On Music

I’ll never forget the night inOctober 1998, when my wife Kit and other community or Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ,Taking Liberties more

Aug 5, 2009 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 4 Comments

Jim Doyle has asked the feds todeclare "all of Wisconsin in compliance with national clean airstandards." OK, makes sense. Just tell the truth, I say. But there isan "oops" factor. Turns out Doyle's DNR has found "that the airin several counti.. more

Mar 2, 2008 5:00 AM News Features

It’s hard to know which is worse—to be accused of total indifference What’s your take? Write: ,Taking Liberties more

Jan 30, 2008 12:00 AM Taking Liberties