The day Bill O’Reilly got fired

On the day Bill O’Reilly was fired, Serena Williams announced she was 20 weeks pregnant.Fans did the math and concluded Williams must have had a...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Let’s focus on nukes, not tax returns

I don’t really care what’s in President Donald Trump’s tax returns.Sure, I think Trump shows real contempt for citizens and good gov...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


The beginning of wisdom

The beginning of wisdom

I followed the nurse’s directions but I wondered if I’d taken a wrong turn. I was relieved when I finally saw the campground sign at the c...

April 21st, 2017 |  



A dishonest argument

The debate over the death penalty can be infuriatingly dishonest.Consider the April 17 broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Special Report wit...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Positive signs at an agency plagued by scandal

In recent days came a welcome sign that new Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin won’t tolerate business as usual at his notoriously dysfunc...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Trump’s Kenosha doctrine is good for America

Are you an American with expertise in computer programming, engineering or business analytics? If so, you probably have a good job, because employers ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


A perfect turkey

A perfect turkey

The two turkey hunters sat inside the blind, arrows strung, watching the two gobblers on the distant side of the clearing.Seth Perry and Sarah Rice we...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Everybody has to be somewhere

Everybody has to be somewhere

I don’t know about you but as I travel I’m amazed as to how much I don’t know about the things that I thought I knew.I’ve done...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Facebook fails to account for dark side

“I found somebody I’m about to kill. I’m going to kill this guy right here. He’s an old dude, too.”I wish I had never he...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Body weight variability is bad

Body weight variability is bad

Most people fighting with their waistlines have lost hundreds of pounds (well maybe that’s an exaggeration - millions of pounds) but they still ...

April 18th, 2017 |