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Make it go away, now!

Make it go away, now!

Another year, and another rant about Daylight Saving Time. This author is always awakened at 4 a.m. by his hungry dogs. I always stumble out, of bed and feel my…

I’m done with credit cards

I’m done with credit cards

I’ve had it. I’m as mad as hell and won’t take it anymore. For the second time in three months, someone has stolen money from me. This last Friday my…

Disparity between box office hits and Oscars is alarming

Disparity between box office hits and Oscars is alarming

Another year of the Academy Awards has come and gone, culminated with the biggest mistake in Oscar history, when Warren Beatty, who was handed the wrong card, announced La La…

Let’s Make a Difference

Let’s Make a Difference

“Anyone who thinks that they are too small to a make a difference has never tried to fall asleep with a mosquito in the room…”   Christine Todd Whitman, Former…

Do I belong in an insane asylum?

Do I belong in an insane asylum?

Some days- one of those being yesterday, I feel like I belong in an insane asylum. It just seemed like I couldn’t do anything right. When I get that way…

Newspaper classifieds a safer alternative

Newspaper classifieds a safer alternative

Classified ads, long the moneymaker for newspapers, went away some time ago. They were the victims of free services like Craigslist and others that attempted to emulate Craig Newmark’s success.…

Illicit drugs are number one problem

Illicit drugs are number one problem

It’s easy to get all up tight about President Trump and his temporary ban on immigrants from seven Muslim nations or his choice for Supreme Court justice, but I, and…

Protests and pageantry- what a weekend

Protests and pageantry- what a weekend

As I watched the weekend events unfold, I could only think what a great country we live in. America, despite all its division and derision, is awesome in this writer’s…

Say it isn’t so- no more circus

Say it isn’t so- no more circus

I was a bit distraught when I heard the news that the Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Greatest Show on Earth would be no more. As a youngster and even…

Reflections on Dabo, warming up cars

Reflections on Dabo, warming up cars

Can we say “a little Dabo will do you? I can’t help but harken back to the days of the Brylcreem commercial and their famous catch line the sticks in…

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