If you are of a certain age and have a certain lack of reverence, then “Vesta la Giubba” from “Pagliacci” should be sung with the words “No more Rice Krispies/we’ve run out of Rice Krispies.”
Six of the seven district judges who received “do not retain” recommendations in this year’s Judicial Performance Evaluation survey are women. For the past decade, the average retention score of women judges each year has been at least 7 points lower than the average for male judges.
The Rev. Jesse Scott, a lifelong civil rights leader and former president of the local chapter of the NAACP, died early Monday. He was 90.