The NewsOK blogging community is made up of reporters and editors of The Oklahoman and who write about a variety of topics — everything from daily news to whimsical thoughts and specific topics.
Manners of Fact

Corporate etiquette and international protocol expert Hilarie Blaney offers her advice on the finer points of manners and etiquette.

Science and Technology

From quantum mechanics to electrodynamics with emphasis on nuclear science.

Smoke & Mirrors

We examine extraordinary and paranormal claims using reason, logic and scientific thought.

A Virtual Unknown

Journalist, professor and author Jim Willis explores the new media landscape and its evolving place in our day to day lives

Okie Reads

A blog is about reading; regular, non-elitist, just everyday reading. What I like to read and hope others will like


The following blogs are not affiliated with NewsOK. The below links are intended as a reference for users looking for blogs about and by Oklahomans.

Recent Blog Posts

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    UPDATE: Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for counties in northwest Oklahoma
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    Tornado warning issued Monday evening for northern Craig County
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    Big 12 rankings: OSU, West Virginia move up
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    Sooners' coach Bob Stoops awaits clarification on Jordan Evans targeting ejection
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    Big 12 coaches not surprised by Oklahoma State, West Virginia in marquee games
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    Big 12 battered by injuries in Week 1
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    Blake Bell remains an option at QB for Sooners
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    OU QB Trevor Knight: 'I never slid in high school'
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    Stoops won't bite on SEC question: 'I cause enough waves'
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    Oklahoma LB Eric Striker compares La. Tech flop to LeBron James
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    Athletes get the mic: Edmond North's David Wright interviews teammate Caileb Booze
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    Athletes get the mic: Piedmont's Marshall Wallace interviews teammated Lucus Richert
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    VIDEO: Serge Ibaka dunks five times in Spain's rout of Egypt
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    Athletes get the mic: Harrah's Ryan Gentry interviews teammate Ryan Griffin
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    Arlington road trip: Florida State fans impressive
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    Monday Catchy Quote No. 330
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    Tickets to Oklahoma City Ballet's "Cinderella" on sale Tuesday
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    What to do in Oklahoma on Sept. 1, 2014: See "Phantom Unmasked" at the Civic Center
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    Will Hider: Glass Going Up at Century Center
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    Audio: The Oklahoman helps preview high school football season on Sports Animal
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    Help The Oklahoman name the narrators
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    Oklahoma 48, Louisiana Tech 16: Postgame links and observations
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    Rascal Flatts, LeAnn Rimes, Aloe Blacc, Fall Out Boy and more to perform on MDA Show of Strength...
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    Carpenter Square Theatre to open 2014-15 season Friday with "Detroit"
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