James Comey and the art of the shiv

Late in Monday’s marathon hearing of the House Intelligence Committee, FBI Director James Comey reminded the nation that he was something of a h...

March 21st, 2017 |  


What makes you eat?

What makes you eat?

There must be a powerful drive to eat. Who has time for multiple meals every day? How much of my life have I wasted pushing a cart in Kroger? At least...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Less salt — Less sugar

A sip of soup can be sublime or so salty that you’re tempted to spit it out. A bran muffin can be delicious or so sugar-drenched you lunge for a...

March 20th, 2017 |  



Planning will help you see green in retirement

Planning will help you see green in retirement

Social Security has been a cornerstone of financial security for over 80 years. As you might already know, a lifetime of measured discipline can ensur...

March 19th, 2017 |  


National Social Work Month

National Social Work Month

I would like to give a heartfelt thank you to all social workers for the amazing things they do every day. Social workers are highly educated, trained...

March 19th, 2017 |  


The Democrats’ immigration problem

In their drive to resist President Trump, Democrats so far have put a lot of political eggs into one basket: immigration. Their strident defense of im...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Into the darkness of the Devil’s Den

Into the darkness of the Devil’s Den

The Devil’s Den always carried an aurora of mystery about it. My first experience with it came when I was 10 years old and we were moving from c...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Cultivating the devotion of hearing

Cultivating the devotion of hearing

Clarence was admitted to hospice with melanoma, “skin cancer”. It’s been years since Clarence passed; therefore many of the details ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


America reaping the rewards of its pandering politics

Let’s finally be honest about the dishonesty of campaign 2016:Many of you discovered early on that Donald Trump clearly connected with voters li...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Right to Try laws allow Big Pharma to exploit false hope

If you or a loved one were dying of a terminal illness and your doctor told you there were no proven treatments, would you take the risk of trying an ...

March 16th, 2017 |