Resentment is not identity

So this driver is stopped at an intersection. A pedestrian is dawdling in the crosswalk. Driver leans out the window and yells, “Get out of the ...

March 12th, 2017 |  


WikiLeaks spills CIA gadgetry, but to what end?

The release Tuesday by WikiLeaks of the first installment of what will apparently be a large batch of CIA communications, including what appears to be...

March 12th, 2017 |  


When is a good time to start receiving benefits?

When is a good time to start receiving benefits?

Enjoying a comfortable retirement is everyone’s dream. For over 80 years, Social Security has been helping people realize those dreams, assistin...

March 12th, 2017 |  



Time for millennial women to reject campus feminism

Organizers of January’s Women’s March on Washington made a concerted effort to target college-aged women with their messaging — and ...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Much ado about nothing over ‘gay moment’ in ‘Beast’

This week, large groups of people have taken up pitchforks online and shouted, “Kill the beast!” But they’re not talking about a cur...

March 10th, 2017 |  


GOP health care bill recycles tired moralizing about the poor

Conservatives are a curious bunch. They profess a sunny faith, most of the time, in the unique power of free markets to lift society’s poor and ...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Only Believe

Only Believe

I was teaching a lesson I wrote on Miracles to my class a couple of weeks ago and I defined a miracle as an instant 180-degree change in circumstances...

March 10th, 2017 updated: March 10th, 2017. |  


Turkey hunters and poets love April

Turkey hunters and poets love April

Comes an April daybreak and the turkeys are gobbling.One of Jesse’s Stuart’s books is titled “Hold April,” after a poem appear...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Love is in the air

Love is in the air

As most might guess, my activities director, travel agent, and squeeze would be one in the same – Little Laura. I write about events and places ...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Seeking descendants of captain William Kendall

Seeking descendants of captain William Kendall

Dear Editor,William Kendall (a son of Revolutionary War Patriot Jeremiah Kendall and Rhoda McIntire) was born 23 November 1783 in Fauquier County, Vir...

March 8th, 2017 |