Joe Hotchkiss


Hotchkiss: Justice finally speaks, to ask an important constitutional...

What a difference a week makes.

On Feb. 22, media buzzed over Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. That... Read more

Hotchkiss: Law officers protect our backs each day - it's time we...

Usually I ignore all those dressed-up inspirational quotes everyone seems to post on social media. But I came across one I... Read more

Hotchkiss: Profiles in laziness: Spanish worker takes a top prize for...

Maybe you’ve come across this quote attributed to computer zillionaire Bill Gates: “I choose a lazy person to do a hard job.... Read more

Hotchkiss: Flat wrong: Famous people's pronouncements often sound...

Here’s how I think it is with most celebrities. Given enough time, the fame gets to you in one of two ways.

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Hotchkiss: It's an honor just to be nominated: A guide to sprucing...

I expected laughter to follow after telling more than one person this past week that presidential candidate Donald... Read more

Hotchkiss: Rank amateurs: 'Stolen valor' perpetrators insult...

I feel like I have to get out in front of this thing before any wild rumors start surfacing about my time in... Read more

Hotchkiss: Do unto others as you would have others in the checkout line...

If you heard about this, it likely warmed your heart.

The story has since gone viral. In Indianapolis... Read more

Hotchkiss: Anybody can grow up and run for president -- and when I say...

When my daughter was a baby, a co-worker of mine gave her a cute present – a white onesie with the slogan “Future President of... Read more

Hotchkiss: High-school teacher left inheritance of the importance of...

When you were in high school, remember how old you thought all your teachers were?

Now... Read more

Hotchkiss: Embarrassing TSA miscues wrap air travelers in an insecurity...

Fair is fair.

I’m going to spend the rest of this column talking about how wasteful... Read more