Leonard Pitts Jr. won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 2004. He is the author of the novel, Before I Forget. His column runs every Sunday and Wednesday at http://www.miamiherald.com/leonard_pitts/. Forward From This Moment, a collection of his columns, was released in 2009.
Brenda Heist wanted to run away from life. Naturally, she went to Key West, Fla.
Rand Paul did just fine at Howard University, thank you very much. Or at least, that's how he remembers it.
There are many things to say about Brad Paisley's new song.
Dear Barry: Ordinarily, I'd address you as Mr. Obama or Mr. President, in deference to your office. But we need to have us a guy-to-guy chat here, so I hope you'll excuse the familiarity, because I just have to ask:
A few words on the death of Elwin Wilson.
Dear Whomever is in Charge of Customer Service for DirecTV:
Let there be no cheers for Rob Portman.
Perhaps you remember when Dr. Doom conquered the world.
It's not just a women's issue.