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Jay Evensen
Worked at Deseret Morning News
Attended Brigham Young University
Lives in South Jordan, Utah
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The social costs of vice.
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My favorite Nobel Peace Prize winner came by the office again this week.
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Are American more apathetic about political conventions than they were in 1956?
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"Buy local" movements are for the economically illiterate.
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Voter I.D. laws and democracy's tug-of-war between access and security.
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My weekly humor column runs in the Deseret News on Monday, but you can read it here now.
A Utah woman won a court case in Utah last week allowing her to get paid for braiding hair without 2,000 hours of classroom work and a professional license. Good heavens, what's next? Will we have to....
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My blog: Why we honor some abusive coaches but act appalled by ones like Mike Rice at Rutgers
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Fiscal cliff looms, and both parties are in denial.
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Read my humorous "On Second Thought" column. Sample:
 
- Unfortunately for Rep. Todd Akin, when a politician is about to say something really stupid, the body doesn’t have a way to shut the whole thing down.
“On Second Thought” is a weekly feature in the Deseret News that takes a lighthearted look at current events. This is the laboratory where I put them together each week. Let me know what you...
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Urban trolleys — are they a key to economic development, or is that just a romantic, back-to-the-future wish?
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Mitt Romney needs to articulate what he likes or dislikes about Paul Ryan's budget proposal.
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Making profanity illegal, but only if you really mean it.
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Have him in circles
72 people
Timothy Clark's profile photo
Duane Hilton's profile photo
Jeff Farnsworth's profile photo
Jack Duffy's profile photo
Trent Toone's profile photo
Gary Sandquist's profile photo
Shawn Mansell's profile photo
Tom Betar's profile photo
Rachel Cool's profile photo
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  • Brigham Young University
    1983
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  • Deseret Morning News
    Associate Editorial Page Editor
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