Richard Crowson http://kmuw.org en Richard Crowson: We Need Some Education http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-we-need-some-education <p></p><p>You know that soccer mom who jogs by your house every morning? The other day she went right up to your son’s third grade teacher and stripped her naked of the due process rights she’s had for the last 57 years here in Kansas.</p><p>And that guy who was smiling and joking with me in the checkout line at the grocery last Saturday? He lit a firebomb, taped a tax credit for private school supporters on it, and flung it through the window of a first grade classroom in the wee hours of Sunday morning.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 32836 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: We Need Some Education Crowson Cartoon: SHOCK TREK http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-shock-trek <p></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:22:09 +0000 Richard Crowson 30983 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: SHOCK TREK Crowson Cartoon: To Pete http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-pete <p></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:04:58 +0000 Richard Crowson 29470 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: To Pete Richard Crowson: Opinions, Opinions http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-opinions-opinions <p></p><p>There is a saying in Zen Buddhism that has haunted me ever since I first read it in one of Eckhart Tolle’s books: “Cease to cherish opinions.” Fri, 30 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 22674 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Opinions, Opinions Richard Crowson: Cool, Clear Water http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-cool-clear-water <p></p><p>For years hereabout we’ve dealt with drought</p><p>And gone without much water, cool water.</p><p>Through it all, old Wichita, without rainfall</p><p>Did cry for water, cool, clear water.</p><p>Raise the water rate, higher bills are just our fate</p><p>‘Cause we’re living in a state without water</p><p>Cool water</p><p>But, wait, can it be?</p><p>What’s that cloud up there I see?</p><p>Now it’s raining down on me, such water!</p><p>Cool water</p><p>The rains did fall, Mother Nature heard our call</p><p>And she flooded Wichita with water, cool water.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 22003 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Cool, Clear Water Crowson Cartoon: Rain! http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-rain <p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 22018 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: Rain! Richard Crowson: What Matters In Life http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-what-matters-life <p></p><p>My friend Dusty Rhodes knew what was important in life.</p><p>I guess you don’t spend days clinging to a flotation net in 4,000 fathoms of shark infested waters, watching your friends slowly lose their minds, without gaining some degree of insight into what matters and what doesn’t.</p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 21294 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: What Matters In Life Crowson Cartoon: Names? What Names? http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-names-what-names <p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 19:38:04 +0000 Richard Crowson 20166 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: Names? What Names? Crowson Cartoon: Shockers Induce Wichita Pride http://kmuw.org/post/crowson-cartoon-shockers-induce-wichita-pride <p></p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 13:42:21 +0000 Richard Crowson 15121 at http://kmuw.org Crowson Cartoon: Shockers Induce Wichita Pride Richard Crowson: Dogs vs. Squirrels http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-dogs-vs-squirrels <p></p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 7181 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Dogs vs. Squirrels