Republicans lack front-runner for presidency

An ancient Chinese curse says ‘May he live in interesting times.’ Like it or not, we live in an interesting time. As Charles Dickens said in a Tale of Two Cities: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness…” […]

12-02-2006: Community Notes

QCS Staff The Chinese Gold Dragon Acrobats are bringing their show to Tucumcari. An additional show for the 2006 line-up, the acrobats’ appearance is sponsored by the Quay Council for Arts and Humanities. The Chinese acrobatic show, which features several balancing acts using everyday objects such as chairs, tables and jugs. They are billed for […]

United States should use gentle means to diffuse Asian conflicts

China and Japan have been feuding of late, with an estimated 10,000 protesters surrounding the Japanese embassy in Beijing over the weekend of April 9-10, shouting, “Be ashamed of distorting history.” The ostensible reason for Chinese anger is Japanese textbooks, not yet officially adopted, that downplay Japanese war crimes during the World War II era. […]