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Let Coburn Google that for you


Gazette staff
Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Muskogee, really hates government waste. Each year, he compiles a report showcasing government spending he deems ridiculous. Though he still has the rest of the year to drum up his 2014 report, he’s not wasting any time. This time, he’s after the National Technical Information Service (NTIS).
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Only Lovers Left Alive

The new vampire flick from revered indie director Jim Jarmusch is equal parts brooding and intoxicating.


Phil Bacharach

The first thing you might notice about the vampires in Only Lovers Left Alive is how effortlessly cosmopolitan they are. Smart, artsy, sexy — these undead are unequivocally cool. That’s no surprise when you consider this is the work of masterful indie filmmaker Jim Jarmusch, a purveyor of idiosyncratic cool whose credits include Night on EarthGhost Dog: The Way of the Samurai and Broken Flowers.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Thanks, Obama! No, really.


Gazette staff
If anything could bring Republicans and Democrats together, the deadly tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma last year would be a pretty good candidate.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The education factor

Oklahoma’s June 24 primary vote is especially important for the state superintendent of public instruction.


Ben Felder
As Joy Hofmeister discussed her views on high-stakes testing and the need for more school funding, Joe Dorman sat several feet away and politely clapped.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Lankford runs away with Senate bid


Ben Felder
James Lankford told his supporters he believed “conservative solutions work in every place in our nation.”
Wednesday, June 25, 2014