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Greg Jayne

Jayne: Shame on county GOP for Shea

February 23, 2020, 6:02am Columns

According to the internet, Colin Powell once said, “A mirror reflects a man’s face, but what he is really like is shown by the kind of friends he chooses.” Which is a bit of a modern take on the proverb that says, “If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas.” Read story

Jayne: Calling a foul on NCAA’s ‘plight’

February 16, 2020, 6:02am Columns

According to USA Today, which tracks these things, the University of Washington’s athletic department generates more than $130 million a year. Read story

Jayne: ‘POP’ goes the Achilles tendon

February 9, 2020, 6:02am Columns

I was dominating the court. Read story

Jayne: Trump’s lying now matters more than ever

January 12, 2020, 6:02am Columns

Now it matters, doesn’t it? Read story

Jayne: Bill for U.S. debt will come due

January 5, 2020, 6:02am Columns

Let’s look at it this way: If you borrowed $70,000 for each person in your family, without any concern about how to pay it off, could you put on the airs of prosperity? Read story

Jayne: In sports, losing can be a victory

December 15, 2019, 6:02am Columns

I hope they lose. Read story

Jayne: Oregon town symbol of times

December 8, 2019, 6:02am Columns

It is, possibly, the perfect metaphor for our times. Read story

Jayne: GOP should heed Gorton’s words

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Columns

He is 91 now, decades removed from politics. But with former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton presenting a thoughtful opinion piece in the New York Times last week, I am reminded of the time he visited The Columbian’s Editorial Board. Read story

Jayne: Local newspaper matters to you

November 24, 2019, 6:02am Columns

Admittedly, I have a dog in the fight. But so do you. Read story

Jayne: Boomers making country go bust

November 17, 2019, 6:02am Columns

Technically, sociologists say, I’m not a baby boomer. Just missed it, by about a year, which probably is a good thing. Read story