Sept. 19, 2017
Home / Articles / News /  Opinion

Zane's World

Wrong Tax, Right Tax

Opinion As the Jan. 19 start of the legislative session looms over us like an ugly, unstoppable avalanche, lawmakers appear to have signaled their distaste for at least one unappetizing budget fix: reinstating a tax on...

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 Zane Fischer

Zane's World

CCA's Psyche Out

Opinion After the Center for Contemporary Arts’ board of directors informed staff just before Christmas that the venerable nonprofit arts organization would shut its doors at the end of 2009, it hollered “p...

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 Zane Fischer

Daddy Needs a Drink


Opinion In New York visiting a sick friend (cliché but true), I told another friend, Drew, I’d be happy to pay to be a guest at his gym. “Only suckers pay,” he said. “Tell them you moved ...

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 Rob Wilder

Zane's World

Esprit D'Escalier

Opinion You know when you think of that perfect comeback a few minutes after you should have used it? There’s no real term for it in English, other than feeling sorry for yourself. But the French, of course, have...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 Zane Fischer

First Person

Going Once!

Opinion Clyde James Aragon is an Albuquerque humor writer whose work has appeared in national magazines, as well as many Southwestern newspapers and magazines. Here, he tackles "How to finally get rich from writin...

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Zane's World

Puritan Parks

Opinion A short, not-so-sweet piece of civic legislation scooted through the Santa Fe City Council this month. Ordinance 2009-52 amended the law regarding the sale or consumption of alcoholic beverages on city property...

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 Zane Fischer

Zane's World

Invisible Bills

Opinion Beginning Dec. 15, bills can be pre-filed for the state legislative session that begins in January. The anatomy of the session will develop as the goals and motives of lawmakers become clear. This even-year, 30...

Wednesday, December 9, 2009 Zane Fischer

Zane's World

Locals Don't Care

Opinion Following a sudden tide of rumors, Locals Care confirmed to SFR on Nov. 23 that it had ceased operations. Two days later, it issued a formal public notice that declared Locals Care had terminated its efforts ea...

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 Zane Fischer

Daddy Needs a Drink

Make It a Double

Opinion It was early and so was I, but I figured that I’d enjoy a well-needed drink at the empty bar. The bartender handed me a menu and I scanned it. The night before, some other friends had served me a fancy ru...

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 Rob Wilder

Zane's World


Opinion We don’t deserve Zozobra. Through accident, ego, artifice, multiple cultural thefts and genuine art-party-fueled abandon, Santa Fe is home to probably the most basic, pagan, ritualistic event in the Unite...

Wednesday, November 25, 2009 Zane Fischer
« Prev 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 Next »


* indicates required
Choose your newsletter(s):

@SFReporter on Instagram