Just what democracy needs – more felons

Just what democracy needs – more felons

There are plenty of things wrong with our democratic system, as evidenced by what’s been occurring recently with the presidential delegate situa...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Russian roulette at the dinner table

Russian roulette at the dinner table

I love to eat as much as the next person. I would wager that more often than not, I love to eat more than the next person. At some point, I may die fo...

April 29th, 2016 |  


April means market time in High Point

It’s late April, so right on cue I can find some awesome photography on my friend Powell’s Facebook page.You see, Powell likes to celebrat...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Coke threatens America

Coke threatens America

There’s a lot of talk about how many things threaten the state of America today.Of course, the usual suspects are radical Islamic terrorism, dru...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Is everything in America for sale?

Is everything in America for sale?

Rather than just calling what I’ve produced here today a newspaper column, I would like to announce that it hereby shall be known as the Acer Co...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Dreams can come true

Dreams can come true

A couple of weeks ago when “I dreamt I went to Manderley again,” perhaps I didn’t dream it at all. Perhaps I actually went. At least...

April 22nd, 2016 updated: April 22nd, 2016. |  


Videogame leads to PTSD for pets

Videogame leads to PTSD for pets

On Tuesday night, I found myself yelling at the TV.This isn’t an uncommon occurrence in the home of a sports nuts. I’m sure if you had a m...

April 21st, 2016 |  


When it all ends, I’ve got plans

When it all ends, I’ve got plans

If you haven’t been following the latest saga of the world’s imminent end, you really are missing out.A couple weeks ago some media outlet...

April 20th, 2016 |  


All that work for a measly $2 tax refund

All that work for a measly $2 tax refund

I’ll be the first to admit that the picture of me which appears with this column every week could stand some improvement — starting with t...

April 16th, 2016 |  


‘But ya ahh, Blanche! But ya ahh!’

‘But ya ahh, Blanche! But ya ahh!’

The other day my daughter posted a goofy meme on Facebook that referenced “Silence of the Lambs” and she tagged me on it.The image was a f...

April 15th, 2016 updated: April 15th, 2016. |