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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