Joe Hotchkiss


Hotchkiss: Should state Supreme Court tell Klan to clean the road or...

You think politics makes strange bedfellows? Try adopting a highway.

Hum the theme to... Read more

Hotchkiss: Tempest in a coffee pot: Red cup doesn't mean someone...

You can imagine my surprise recently when I woke up to find that all of Christianity’s problems had been solved.

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Joe Hotchkiss: Comic goes tragic: What jughead decided to make Archie a...

So, Death with Archie? Life Without Archie?

You’ve heard about this, right? In the latest edition of the comic book ... Read more

Joe Hotchkiss: Pardon me for not being all broken up over Hillary being...

This column was going to be about the pressing needs of food banks during the summer months. But that’ll have to wait until the next column.... Read more

Hotchkiss: Did he really say that? Historical figures get hijacked...

“The problem with Internet quotes is that you can’t always depend on their accuracy.”

– Abraham Lincoln, 1864.... Read more

Joe Hotchkiss: Tests' wording gets 'A' for political...

I came across a scary story recently.

But I’ll save the scariest part for last.

The New York City Department of Education prepared a... Read more

Joe Hotchkiss: Curiously worded test questions smell awfully like...

I take pride in writing a column for The Augusta Chronicle. But it’s nothing compared to the pride the good people at Kraft Foods take in... Read more

Joe Hotchkiss: Every Saturday was Trooper Terry time, if you had a good...

You didn’t have to live in Augusta – even near Augusta – to be a fan of Trooper Terry.

You’ve likely read or heard about the death... Read more

Joe Hotchkiss: When looks are everything: Social media aggravates body-...

It might be the most dangerous question a girl can ask a guy.

How do I look?

I can’t recall my daughter ever asking me that directly,... Read more

Hotchkiss: More Americans quit clowning around - now there might be too...

For being the Land of Plenty, America has been having a lot of shortages lately.

Medicine shortages have been costing hospitals about $200... Read more