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Can We Be Honest About Race

Can We Be Honest About Race
February 24, 2016

On Tuesday, Ben Carson opened his mouth and enraged the world by stating that Barack Obama did not have a …Read the Rest

Free Speech & Hurt Feelings

Free Speech & Hurt Feelings
February 23, 2016

“…”there will always be authorities who try to make their own lives more comfortable by suppressing critical comment.”…”  Bill Williams …Read the Rest

Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s Disease

Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s Disease
February 22, 2016

Yesterday, someone tweeted an article about Glen Campbell now being in Stage Six of AD.  His family put him in …Read the Rest

Sunday Morning Opera: Dmitri on Tour in the US

Sunday Morning Opera:  Dmitri on Tour in the US
February 21, 2016

Translated via Microsoft from Classical Music News, Russia “…Opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky begins tour of North America, which will give …Read the Rest

To My Sister

To My Sister
February 20, 2016

My sister has a birthday today. When we were growing up, we manged to get along fairly well.  Our delusional …Read the Rest

Encryption 101

Encryption 101
February 19, 2016

I don’t know which is worse, the fact that the FBI is incapable of being able to break into an …Read the Rest

The Ignorance of Political Newbies

The Ignorance of Political Newbies
February 18, 2016

I think everyone should be involved in the political process. I believe so strongly in this that I think anyone …Read the Rest

What If Abortion Activists on Both Sides Would Just Shut Up?

What If Abortion Activists on Both Sides Would Just Shut Up?
February 17, 2016

I am sick of abortion as an issue. Enough already yet. Neither side is right. Neither side is wrong. No …Read the Rest

The Prosperity Gospel

The Prosperity Gospel
February 16, 2016

Life sucks. It always has and it always will. I had an old boyfriend who was want to say “Life …Read the Rest

E. F. Froehlich (1897-1991)

E. F. Froehlich (1897-1991)
February 15, 2016

Edwin Feltman Froehlich was born on February 15, 1897 in Loniconing, Maryland.  He married my grandmother, Sarah Frances Moore on …Read the Rest

Sunday Morning Opera: Happy Birthday Leontyne Price

Sunday Morning Opera:  Happy Birthday Leontyne Price
February 14, 2016

In my humble opinion, the greatest voices this country has ever produced are: 1. Sherrill Milnes 2. Beverly Sills 3. …Read the Rest

Papal Over-Reach

Papal Over-Reach
February 13, 2016

I am a fan of Pope Francis.  Unfortunately, I think he is over-stepping this time, when he is trying to …Read the Rest

A Lent Study: Polishing Silver

A Lent Study:  Polishing Silver
February 12, 2016

Victorian women, especially here in the United States had a soft spot for sterling flatware. Collectively, they were basically addicted …Read the Rest

The Women Helping Women Myth

The Women Helping Women Myth
February 11, 2016

Gloria Steinem and Madeleine Albright are basking in the throes of unified sisterhood. According to Albright, there is a special place …Read the Rest

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday
February 10, 2016

From the Book of Common Prayer Ash Wednesday Let us pray. Almighty and everlasting God, you hate nothing you have …Read the Rest

Football and Head Injuries

Football and Head Injuries
February 9, 2016

One former NFL player said, in an interview, he doubted if the NFL would even be around in another 20 …Read the Rest

Political Media Nincompoops

Political Media Nincompoops
February 8, 2016

There is an old baseball movie starring Ray Malland called It Happens Every Spring.  I mention this because Spring Training …Read the Rest

Sunday Morning Opera: A Barihunk To Watch

Sunday Morning Opera:  A Barihunk To Watch
February 7, 2016

Yes, it is a registered trade mark, but I think it is highly permissible here, considering the fact that Jonathan …Read the Rest

Bernie’s Age

Bernie’s Age
February 6, 2016

Bernie Sanders is an old man.  No, it isn’t because he was born in 1941 and is only 74-years-old. It …Read the Rest

The Islamic War on Muslim Women

The Islamic War on Muslim Women
February 5, 2016

  My real objection to conservative Islam is the fact that there is absolutely NO tolerance for women.  Women are …Read the Rest

Turning Water Into Wine

Turning Water Into Wine
February 4, 2016

I have a very wise friend who told me something about prayer the other day.  She said all Mary did, …Read the Rest

Iowa Caucuses & the X-Files

Iowa Caucuses & the X-Files
February 3, 2016

Need I say more? Or – I have no earthly idea what to write for today. Thank goodness Iowa is …Read the Rest

Oil Crash = Bad for Billionaires But Good for We the Little People

Oil Crash = Bad for Billionaires But Good for We the Little People
February 2, 2016

I’ve been telling you, for ages, that low oil prices are good for the consumer.  According to Bloomberg, so far, …Read the Rest

Godspeed Columbia

Godspeed Columbia
February 1, 2016

February 1, 2003 Rick D. Husband William C. McCool Michael P. Anderson Ilan Ramon Kalpana Chawla David M. Brown Laurel …Read the Rest

Happy Birthday Gerald Finley

Happy Birthday Gerald Finley
January 31, 2016

Yesterday was Canadian baritone Gerald Finley’s birthday.  I know it doesn’t sound glamorous or complementary, unless we’re talking baseball and …Read the Rest

Boxing Praxiteles

Boxing Praxiteles
January 30, 2016

The ‘civilized’ world, once again was shocked when very famous statues in the Capitoline Museum in Rome were literally ‘boxed’ …Read the Rest

The Foul Staunch of Rank Progressive Hypocrisy

The Foul Staunch of Rank Progressive Hypocrisy
January 29, 2016

If you noticed anything truly nasty in the air, no, it isn’t pollution from Flint, or from the Animas River, …Read the Rest

Godspeed Challenger

Godspeed Challenger
January 28, 2016

January 28, 1986 Michael J. Smith Dick Scobee Ronald McNair Ellison Onizuka Christa McAuliffe Gregory Jarvis Judith Resnick

Ronald Reagan’s Challenger Speech

Ronald Reagan’s Challenger Speech
January 28, 2016

Ladies and Gentlemen, I’d planned to speak to you tonight to report on the state of the Union, but the …Read the Rest

Godspeed Apollo I

Godspeed Apollo I
January 27, 2016

January 27, 1967 Virgil I. Grissom, Jr. Edward H. White, II Roger B. Chaffee High Flight Oh! I have slipped …Read the Rest


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