Coffee and Contemplation: Should we 'build that wall?'

Aug 21, 2018 at 07:00 am by The Old Wolf

“All in all, you’re just another brick in the wall.” ~Pink Floyd Let’s talk about walls today. Why do most people build walls? I mean physical walls.... Read More

Your vote is your voice - make it count by voting for these Democrats

Aug 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Chloe Cerutti

  Tennesseans deserve better: • Healthcare • Quality Public Education • A Living Wage • Justice for All If you care about these issues, vote for.... Read More

Coffee and Contemplation: How 'people skills' are an art known by too few

Aug 13, 2018 at 02:21 pm by The Old Wolf

There are a lot of skills you need to develop in this world in order to survive: financial savvy, time management, personal development. There is one skill that to me comes i.... Read More

Coffee and Contemplation: Could Universal Basic Income bridge divide between man and machine?

Aug 06, 2018 at 11:20 am by The Old Wolf

Last week we talked about AI and its inevitable impact on the lifestyles and employment of people in the workforce. You can argue reasonably I think about how much impact AI.... Read More

Coffee and Contemplation: The Ghost in the Machine

Jul 30, 2018 at 10:00 am by The Old Wolf

Before we pour this week’s cup of mental java, I’d like to make you aware of an article I did some time ago for The Murfreesboro Post. You can find it here. You d.... Read More

Where is Sam Clemens and The Murfreesboro Tribune?

Jul 20, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Where has Sam Clemens gone when we need him desparately? First, we have Mike Sparks saying easily lampooned things. Then, disgraced former high sheriff Robert Arnold (Bob Da.... Read More

Coffee and Contemplation: How personal rituals soothe the soul

Jul 20, 2018 at 11:00 am by The Old Wolf 2

Welcome to what I hope will be a recurring series here at The Murfreesboro Voice. My name is Bobby Turman, and some of you might know me as "The Hungry Hungry Hippie" from a f.... Read More

Mike Sparks claims comments are 'fake news'

Jul 19, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard 4

Just like Donald Trump, state Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, is claiming he misspoke when he said it was a "misnomer out there that teachers are very low paid." He said it befor.... Read More

Chris Mayor: Mike Sparks comments on teacher pay are 'completely unacceptable'

Jul 17, 2018 at 01:41 pm by Voice Wire

Tennessee is ranked No. 38 out of the 50 states for teacher salaries. Our current representative in Tennessee State House, Mike Sparks believes that teachers are “paid.... Read More

Tribalism has expanded to restaurants

Jun 26, 2018 at 10:30 am by clervin

For the uninitiated, tribalism refers to the present phenomenon in which the nation's two parties, those for and against President Donald Trump, cannot agree on anything&mdash.... Read More

A few questions about delinquent taxes

Jun 18, 2018 at 11:30 am by Michelle Willard

The Rutherford Neighborhood Alliance is kicking up dust again. This time about delinquent taxes in Rutherford County. Specifically, the group wants to know why the county's D.... Read More

IG report provides proof of elitist contempt for ordinary Americans

Jun 18, 2018 at 09:38 am by clervin

I've mentioned my theory on elitism before, but now we've got a "smoking gun." In my column, "Why Trump is right and foreign policy insiders are wrong," I stated the conflict.... Read More