NWA editorial: Thursday's thumbs

Digital feedback on heads of state, head coaches

Posted: February 1, 2018 at 1 a.m.

The clapping went on and on and on in the president's State of the Union Address Tuesday evening, much of it coming from the chief executive himself, and mostly from his fellow Republicans. By the time it was over, their hands had to hurt, so here's an idea. Next year, let's give everyone in the House chamber giant foam thumbs. With each point the president makes, lawmakers and others can indicate how they feel about it by turning the giant appendages up or down.

Give’em a thumb

Want to give some brief feedback on news? Someone who deserves a pat on the back? An idea that needs a dose of common sense? Recommend a “Thursday thumb” by calling Greg Harton at (479) 872-5026 or by email at gharton@nwadg.com.

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