The Golden Rule and good manners

The Golden Rule and good manners

Did you hear the joke about the little boy who came home from a birthday party, and his mother asked him, “Did you have a good time?”̶...

September 29th, 2016 |  


When in doubt, blame the media

When in doubt, blame the media

Apparently, it’s not just enough to shoot the messenger anymore.These days, the messengers need to be shot, stabbed, tarred and feathered, drawn...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Are we listening to children of color?

Are we listening to children of color?

I’m excited and can’t wait for my next trip to D.C. Of course, I want to visit the National Mall and stand before those monuments that hav...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Head scratching over made from scratch

Head scratching over made from scratch

A man who should know about these things once shared three guidelines for choosing a restaurant. His tripartite policy is to never eat at a place that...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Bush 41 — backstabber

Bush 41 — backstabber

Is Bush 41 a backstabber? The Republican Party has carried his family throughout their entire lives. Now at the age of 92, is this what he has to offe...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Valet grocery service the best thing since sliced bread

Valet grocery service the best thing since sliced bread

Watching my parents attempting to use and interact with technology is cute.My mom has the laptop and Internet usage down fairly well. While on vacatio...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Education in the Technology Age

Education in the Technology Age

I recently had the opportunity to tour some of the educational facilities here in Miami County, including my alma mater, Troy High School. As I prepar...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Thirty years just passed in a heartbeat

Thirty years just passed in a heartbeat

The six of us stood just inside the door of St. Patrick Elementary School last Saturday, shifting nervously as we awaited the arrival of the rest of o...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

Prevention key in fighting addiction epidemic

It was Benjamin Franklin who said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Today in Ohio, we are spending an increasing amount ...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Hillary’s health the biggest problem?

Hillary’s health the biggest problem?

Hillary Clinton has been sick, as the media has reported. We’ve heard about her pneumonia, seen her coughing at the podium and struggling to sta...

September 19th, 2016 |