Dog Spit and other sports memories

Dog Spit and other sports memories

As a boy I was placed on a baseball team called the Gnats, and as a man I played on a softball team named Dog Spit.Is it that I don’t like sport...

August 8th, 2019 |  


New holiday will hang the moon

New holiday will hang the moon

It’s time to give our national holidays an upgrade. Let’s make July 20 Moonwalk Day.July 20 is, of course, the day that man first walked o...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Any day is a good day to hug Dad

Any day is a good day to hug Dad

Have you hugged your dad today? Yeah, it’s corny, but just do it. I can’t.Dad died in his sleep one afternoon in 2007. He told Mom he didn...

June 8th, 2019 |  



Where was the outrage over foreign interference in our 2008 and 2012 elections?

Where was the outrage over foreign interference in our 2008 and 2012 elections?

You wouldn’t know it from the coverage in most of the media, but there were three main conclusions from the Justice Department’s indictmen...

February 19th, 2018 updated: February 19th, 2018. |  


Order now, pull around, figure it out later

Order now, pull around, figure it out later

Real conversations I’ve had lately at drive-thru restaurants…“I’ll have a Big Mac value meal with a diet Coke.”Pause....

February 12th, 2018 |  


Downplaying the House Intelligence memo; and James Comey is revealed

Downplaying the House Intelligence memo; and James Comey is revealed

Many media pundits and Democrats at the national level are downplaying the House Intelligence Committee memo released Friday that details the politici...

February 5th, 2018 updated: February 5th, 2018. |  


Guide to Super Bowl cheering

Guide to Super Bowl cheering

Well, here we go again.It’s another one of those Super Bowls.You know, it’s one of those Super Bowls in which you don’t really care ...

February 4th, 2018 |  


Shane Wilkin an unlikely anti-establishment candidate

Shane Wilkin an unlikely anti-establishment candidate

Shane Wilkin won’t formally announce his candidacy for state representative from the 91st District until sometime next week. But he took out pet...

January 29th, 2018 updated: January 29th, 2018. |