Blog Columns2017-08-25T08:52:46+00:00

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Pretty much every week, I like to take a tongue-in-cheek look at events of the day. I have no axes to grind, no agenda to push. But the foibles of the rich and famous, the pomposity of politicians, and the continuous escapades of the denizens of Hollywood just provide too much rich fodder to leave alone. My intent is purely to be an equal-opportunity skewer, and to put a little laughter into your day. Here’s the link to past and present attempts:

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Here’s a Hint . . .

As a public service, and mainly to try to relieve collective political angst that might have built up over the last couple of weeks (including my own), I thought I’d randomly turn to a lighter [...]

Here’s an Idea.

At this stage of the ballgame in a normal presidential election year, most political operatives would be enjoying a couple [...]

I Beg Your Pardon

While I didn’t hear continuous references to New York court proceedings last week as the “Trial of the Century,” I [...]

Bucks for Ballplayers

Don’t look now, but the Almighty Dollar is once more in all probability about to mess up college football, basketball, [...]

And in this Corner . . .

Way back in the stone age, when middle school was known as junior high, it was not uncommon for two [...]

Look Closely at that Second Name

What do Aaron Burr, Elbridge Gerry, John C. Calhoun, Richard M. Johnson, John C. Breckinridge, Hannibal Hamlin, Thomas Marshall, Henry [...]