Forgetting how to think

Forgetting how to think

I’m a big Star Trek fan. I might even be considered a Trekkie (though I’ve never been to a convention and I did not own a pair of Spock ea...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Now playing – yet another movie, TV remake

Now playing – yet another movie, TV remake

In thinking about a subject for today’s column, I easily could have delved into the archives and pulled out a previous one from, say, 2011.I mig...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Easier said than done

Easier said than done

And Peter answered him and said, “Lord, if it be you, bid me come to you on the water.” And he said, “Come.” And when Peter wa...

June 24th, 2016 |  


LeBron wins a new fan with NBA Finals

LeBron wins a new fan with NBA Finals

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver must be feeling pretty good this week.The NBA Finals looked like it might be over in five games, but the Cavaliers came b...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Shaping a life and molding a terrorist

Shaping a life and molding a terrorist

All of us who have children understand how impressionable they are. We mold their minds and values. At the end of it all, we get a little adult which ...

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


Treating radical Islamists like Confederates

Treating radical Islamists like Confederates

OK, so President Obama and others are reluctant to blame “radical Islam” for Sunday’s massacre in Orlando, and don’t even want...

June 18th, 2016 |  


The problem with kids today

The problem with kids today

For some people, complaining about the sorry state of young people never grows old as a topic of conversation. ‘They’re entitled, they are...

June 17th, 2016 updated: June 17th, 2016. |  


A lesson from boy Jesus

A lesson from boy Jesus

And he said unto them, How is it that ye sought me? Wist ye not that I must be about my Father’s business? Luke 2:49In chapter 2 of the book of ...

June 17th, 2016 |  


How does common sense work with guns?

How does common sense work with guns?

Few topics have the ability to divide people as gun control.We have found ways to compromise on all kinds of topics, but when it comes to firearms, th...

June 15th, 2016 |  


We didn’t want that money anyways

We didn’t want that money anyways

I seldom miss my opportunity to get a say in our representative democracy.Normally, I make my way to the polling place so I can get a sticker. I reall...

June 15th, 2016 |