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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Nov. 27, 2014!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Nov. 27, 2014!

Thursday, November 27, 2014  |  Staff

On this week's extra-thankful Independent comics page: The K Chronicles celebrates more of life's little victories; This Modern World looks into the future; Jen Sorenson examines a relative's Thanksgiving tirade; and Red Meat heads to the department store.

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Ask a Mexican: Why Do So Many People Support 'Show Me Your Papers' Laws?

Ask a Mexican: Why Do So Many People Support 'Show Me Your Papers' Laws?

Wednesday, November 26, 2014  |  Gustavo Arellano

Dear Mexican: I was reading the comments (BIG MISTAKE) on an article I recently read regarding St. Charles, Mo., adopting an Arizona-style immigration law. I was shocked at the amount of people who support this law, and my question to you is: Why can’t people see the bad implications of that law? What...

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A Note From the Editor: Giving Thanks as the Holidays Arrive

A Note From the Editor: Giving Thanks as the Holidays Arrive

Tuesday, November 25, 2014  |  Jimmy Boegle

The holidays are here, and there are a lot of things for which I am thankful:

• I’m thankful for the  Independent ’s knowledgeable readers.  Our inaugural Best of Coachella Valley readers’ poll is complete, and the results are here! With a few categories excepted (In-n-Out has the valley’s Best Burger? R...

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The Potted Desert Garden: Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder—Sometimes

The Potted Desert Garden: Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder—Sometimes

Tuesday, November 25, 2014  |  Marylee Pangman

Color is the most prominent element in garden design, and typically the first one considered. Color is what draws us into a garden and is often what draws us out of the house and onto our patio.

When you’re driving down a road, and you approach a bed of flowers, what draws your eye in? Color! However...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Nov. 20, 2014!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Nov. 20, 2014!

Thursday, November 20, 2014  |  Staff

On this week's classist Independent comics page: Red Meat prepares for a festive school carnival; Jen Sorenson examines complaints about hyperinflation on luxury items; The K Chronicles pays homage to pro wrestling; and This Modern World ponders sexual harassment.

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Know Your Neighbors: Sun City's Forum Club Offers a Model for Open, Neighborly Political Discussions

Know Your Neighbors: Sun City's Forum Club Offers a Model for Open, Neighborly Political Discussions

Wednesday, November 19, 2014  |  Anita Rufus

One is a banker; another is a Nobel Prize-winner, a third a teacher, yet another a writer. Many are happily retired. Some are well-informed on the news of the day; others are interested in exploring new ways to approach old problems; all are willing to engage with their neighbors for some good old-f...

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