Columns | ParkRecord.com

Opinion > Columns >

Columns

Jay Meehan: Exploring terra incognita by rapids
Jay Meehan: Exploring terra incognita by rapids

May 24, 2019

“Science and Reason have always been on the side of Utopia; only the cussedness of the human race has not.”~ Wallace Stegner It wasn’t long following the driving of the Golden Spike up at Promontory...







McNaughton: See you later, Park City
McNaughton: See you later, Park City

May 8, 2019

From growing up in Kansas to five years at The Park Record, Angelique McNaughton writes in her farewell column, the next step is to hit the road.




Teri Orr: Presenting a princess
Teri Orr: Presenting a princess

May 3, 2019

"Look, I’m not related by blood to any of these kids and on an average random Saturday afternoon they may be different creatures. But on this special night they all acted special.”


Amy Roberts: Spring fever in full bloom
Amy Roberts: Spring fever in full bloom

May 3, 2019

You know those kids who ‘are going through a phase’ and upon even the slightest moment of planned separation, they cling to their mother’s leg, begging her not to go? These kids have a grip...


Jay Meehan: Weed, Whiskey and Willie
Jay Meehan: Weed, Whiskey and Willie

May 1, 2019

While the Park City Institute calendar may be nigh-unrecognizable to Jay Meehan, he’s getting himself acquainted with some of its names.


Teri Orr: Bathing in the trees…
Teri Orr: Bathing in the trees…

April 26, 2019

It is nearly nine at night. The sound in the still twilight is broken by songs I don’t recognize. Bird songs. Sweet, sweet birds I haven’t heard for so many months… They were singing just...



Jay Meehan: ‘Redact’ as a transitive verb
Jay Meehan: ‘Redact’ as a transitive verb

April 25, 2019

"Back during the Nixon era, we didn’t need no stinking Russia to help put an evil candidate into office. Hell no! We were ignorant enough on our own to get that job done.”




Teri Orr: Technology, Entertainment and Design
Teri Orr: Technology, Entertainment and Design

April 19, 2019

When slam poet and wonder woman, Sarah Kay, welcomed “all the guys, gals and non-binary pals” … it drew a great laugh from the seasoned audience. All week long speakers had tripped a bit over...