Posted inOpinion, Opinion Columns

Littwin: Jared Polis says he has Mickey Mouse’s back in Florida’s war on Disney

I’m not sure why Jared Polis sent his tweet taking Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to task for his strong-arming of Mickey Mouse and the rest of the Disney gang after they criticized DeSantis’ benighted, wink-to-homophobes, Don’t Say Gay legislation. Let’s just be happy he did. And that’s not to mention — although Polis made sure […]

Posted inNews, Politics and Government

Advocates to push for overhaul of Colorado’s youth residential centers — and they’re looking to Florida for help

A group of child protection advocates including the state ombudsman and a lawmaker will push for a massive overhaul of Colorado’s residential centers for kids in foster care or with severe mental health issues.  They’ve set their sights on copying a Florida law that revamped the way centers in that state are evaluated to make […]

Posted inBook Excerpts, SunLit

A Florida swamp guide gets launched on a mystery by discovery of a hat — and a very unusual pair of shoes

Carl and Jane Bock are retired Professors of Biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Carl received his PhD in Zoology from the University of California at Berkeley, while Jane holds three degrees in Botany, a B.A. from Duke, an M.A. from the University of Indiana, and a PhD from Berkeley. Carl is an […]