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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Jan. 19, 2017!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Jan. 19, 2017!

Thursday, January 19, 2017  |  Staff

On this week's frightened inauguration eve edition of the weekly Independent comics page: Red Meat goes to mail-order medical school; Jen Sorenson looks at a new beginning; The K Chronicles has a coffee-shop confrontation; and This Modern World examines the Unbelievable Baby-Man!

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Ask a Mexican: Did Almost a Third of Hispanic Voters Really Pick Trump?

Ask a Mexican: Did Almost a Third of Hispanic Voters Really Pick Trump?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: I was wondering if you could shed some light on the debate on whether 29 percent of Mexicans/Hispanic voters really voted for Trump, or whether it was much less, like other polls show.

The Poll y Voces

Dear Pocho: Exit polls are like the PRI: full of shit, full of money and incredibly pen...

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Steve Kelly on Sports: A Volunteer Gets Ready to Swing Into Work at the CareerBuilder Challenge

Steve Kelly on Sports: A Volunteer Gets Ready to Swing Into Work at the CareerBuilder Challenge

Sunday, January 15, 2017  |  Steve Kelly

One of the keys to the success of the big sporting events here in the Coachella Valley is the ability to attract top-notch volunteers. It is a not-so-secret fact that without volunteers, these tournaments would grind to a halt. After all, volunteers are the people work in the trenches and help with ...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Jan. 12, 2017!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Jan. 12, 2017!

Thursday, January 12, 2017  |  Staff

On this week's leaked weekly Independent comics page: Red Meat discusses God's own image with the deity himself; Jen Sorenson looks at GOP alternatives to Obamacare; The K Chronicles goes to the movies; and This Modern World learns that all those right-wing claims about President Obama were actually t...

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Know Your Neighbors: After Decades of Travels Around the World, John Reece Has Finally Found a Home in Palm Springs

Know Your Neighbors: After Decades of Travels Around the World, John Reece Has Finally Found a Home in Palm Springs

Wednesday, January 11, 2017  |  Anita Rufus

After 30 years of working as a civilian employee with the Department of the Army, John Reece, 73, of Palm Springs, finally feels like he’s home.

“I spent 25 of those 30 years overseas, from Japan to South Korea to Saudi Arabia to Greenland,” says Reece. “I’m finally in a place where I feel I can be t...

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Ask a Mexican: Why Do Other Spanish-Speakers Put Down Mexican Spanish?

Ask a Mexican: Why Do Other Spanish-Speakers Put Down Mexican Spanish?

Wednesday, January 11, 2017  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: Why is Mexican Spanish so maligned by the rest of the Hispanic world (even Dominicans!)? It doesn’t make any sense to me, but am I making a mistake in learning Mexican-accented Spanish?

No Puedo Usar Accentos

Dear I Can’t Use Accents: Have you ever talked to Colombians? At some point, th...

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