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Blame The Cold Medicine For Incoherent Column

Writing this column is sometimes a chore. I awaken real early each week, when I thought my thought process is at its best, to begin putting words on paper. Often…

Quails On Cocaine and Other Nonsense

I thought it might be appropriate to start 2019 with Rand Paul’s (senator from Kentucky) annual report on wasteful government spending. Now I’ve not always agreed with Mr. Paul on…

Life’s Lessons Summed Up In 200 Words

The following is taken from an article in the Wall Street Journal that quotes Supreme Court Justice John Roberts in an address he gave to a 9th grade commencement class…

Family, Giving Spirt Make Christmas Special

As I get older Christmas had taken on a different meaning, than when I was young. I still remember waking up at dawn and running down the stair steps to…

Scam Alert! Bad Guys Want Your Money, Information

Tis the season when scammers raise their level of activity up a notch. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a warning recently listing several new and old scams that…

Weird Headlines Make My Week Less Painful

It’s been a long week. My dog is sick, thus I’ve had very little sleep. My vehicle needs repairs thus I’ve had to set aside money I don’t have. AND…

Impatience Is My Middle Name

Patience isn’t a virtue I possess. Strangely my father had the patience of Job. My mother, on the other hand had very little, and you can guess by now, who…

A Better Way

Scott Sullivan, editor of award winning Michigan newspaper, The Commercial Record wrote the following piece on soon-to-be U.S. Rep Dan Crenshaw’s appearance on Saturday Night Live. Navy SEAL Crenshaw was…

Why Aren’t You Shopping Locally?

I don’t care what they might trumpet in Washington D.C. or California, our economy here hasn’t gotten much better in the last few years. Here we work hard in and…

Whatever Happened To Old Fashioned Campaigning?

-As an avid observer of political campaigns I am appalled at the emphasis placed on fearmongering this election. Instead of electing the best candidate we are told on television and…