Bannon, the good guy

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., called White House chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon “a stone-cold racist and a white supremacist sympathizerR...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Barbara Bush is an adult and free to make up her own mind

As we all know, tempus fugit on hummingbird wings, and so forth. So here’s a reminder for those who maybe haven’t kept up: Barbara Bush is...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Receiving Housing benefits?

Receiving Housing benefits?

Social Security is constantly evolving to make your life easier. If you are currently receiving benefits from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

March 5th, 2017 |  



Stopping Bevo prompted suicidal game plan

Stopping Bevo prompted suicidal game plan

Just after Bevo Francis scored 116 points in a college basketball game, he and his Rio Grande Redmen rolled up on the schedule of the Cedarville Yello...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


All for one and one for all

All for one and one for all

This is part two of a series about Patrick who enrolled in hospice at age fifty-five with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In part one, “O...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


People remember that facts matter

I’m beginning to feel like Sally Field.Remember the 1985 Academy Awards, when she was stunned by the idea of being accepted? “And I can...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


We crucified the Lamb of God — why do we still slaughter sheep?

As I read Exodus and Leviticus this Lent, the ritual sacrifices of lambs, oxen and other animals strike me. Imagining how the offerings of these slaug...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Trump moves forward

What happened exactly is hard to say — maybe he got sprinkled with fairy dust — but President Donald Trump was not just OK in his first sp...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Pat and Mike

It seems that spring has sprung. It’s February and it seems like summer. Several things keep coming to mind lately. One of our high school footb...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Nintendo Switch is impressive, but needs more games

Nintendo Switch is impressive, but needs more games

When you’re deep in a video game, the last thing you want to do is leave home. If only you could take the game with you for your commute to work...

March 1st, 2017 |