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Thursday, March 30, 2017

My Daughter’s Twenty-Five Dollar Wedding Dress

My fifteen-year-old daughter Kathy was exuberant. She had spent Sunday afternoon with her friend Jimmy, who walked her home in time for supper. I...

Of Power and Passion

by Hayden Hollingsworth

The Passing of a Pigeon

This is the year for two notable, and related, anniversaries. As we observe the 200th birthday of the national anthem of the United States, “The...

The Board of Directors Thought He Was Nuts

by Mike Keeler And you have to admit, the idea behind Steve Jobs' television spot was rather, um, different.  It was a story about a...

No Price Too High For Obama Nobel Prize Legacy

It is curious why John Kerry and President Obama are going to such great lengths to cobble together a nuclear understanding with Iran; a...

Parenting Myths

I was asked a great question recently by a very frustrated parent…..”Why does Billy keep doing this?”  I realized based on the confused look...

Stones In The Washing Machine

Want to understand the rise of modern Europe? Look for stones in the washing machine. If you could go back to the 1400's, you would...

Walking Each Other Home

I met her late in her life. They had known about the mass in her belly for about a year. `Only a matter of...