‘Scooby-Doo’ spinoff ‘Velma’ jokes about teen sexualization as wake-up series carries rave reviews, opinions

HBO and Mindy Kaling’s “Scooby Doo” series “Velma” added even more controversial content to her repertoire in the latest episode, this time treating pedophilia as a joke. During the fourth episode, titled “Velma Makes a List”, the new series makes multiple jokes about children in a sexual way. The first involves the mayor of the … Read more

A federal investigation into mental health services in Alaska is a wake-up call. We are already working on improving the situation.

Sen.-elect Kathy Gessel (R-Anchorage), center, speaks during a press conference announcing a bipartisan majority in the Senate on Friday, November 25, 2022 at the Legislative Information Office in Anchorage. From left: Senator-elect Matt Claman (D-Anchorage), Senator-elect Jessel, and Senator Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak). (Lauren Holmes/ADN) I read with interest Michelle Theriault Potts’ Dec. 16 article “Justice … Read more