On his 200th birthday, wouldn’t Karl Marx be surprised?

In many places, the name of Karl Marx evokes the same response as the name of John Wayne Gacy in Chicago: anger, disgust and resentment. The German ec...

May 24th, 2018 |  


America celebrates the new biracial princess

America celebrates the new biracial princess

Meghan Markle — see her sparkle. Prince Harry of Wales and Meghan Markle of the USA are married. And millions watched as the couple gazed into e...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Supreme Court OKs sports betting: Let the states wet their beaks

The other day, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized sports betting, essentially transforming politicians from every state in America into bookies.State go...

May 23rd, 2018 |  



When aging and gravity fight

When aging and gravity fight

What do aging and gravity have in common? Together, they produce sagging skin (along with the sun, lifestyle, genetics, weight loss). Getting older me...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


They really should know

They really should know

A few years ago after speaking in Delaware, I arrived back at Baltimore Washington International Airport to catch a flight home. As I walked into the ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Does childbirth cause obesity?

Does childbirth cause obesity?

Does childbirth cause obesity?No.Many girls swear that it happened because of making babies, but a study of this question from April’s issue of ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Making stepping stone paths professionally

Making stepping stone paths professionally

Natural stone paths look good in almost any landscape. They never go out of style like so many man-made paver materials. Like most things made of ston...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Sibling abuse — battlefield in the home

Sibling abuse — battlefield in the home

Story. The first murder in the Bible is reported in the Book of Genesis. Cain killed his brother Abel.Motive: Cain became angry and jealous over his b...

May 21st, 2018 |  


36th Senior Citizens Art Show begins

36th Senior Citizens Art Show begins

It’s hard to believe it is already May. The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) loves a lot of things about May, especially the observance of...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Who’s to blame for the Gaza violence?

There are a lot of diplomatic I-told-you-so’s rocketing into Washington from around the world right now. Critics of President Donald Trump’...

May 21st, 2018 |