Time magazine this week reported the deaths of Lew Anderson, who played Clarabell the Clown on TV’s The Howdy Doody Show, back in the 50s, and Frankie Thomas, star of […]
Two little verses inspired by a 5-year-old.
Dick Cheney finally talked to the press today about his hunting accident. Well, sort of. He talked to Fox News. One news outlet. Damn it, Dick, you’re the vice president […]
The NSA, when it feels the need, listens in on our phone conversations. This so-called wiretapping takes many forms: bugging, tapping, intercepting, snooping through phone company records, etc. The technology […]
The entry below (Dancing with the wind) is true. It happened, it was charming and memorable, and I really wanted to capture it so that I could revisit it. But […]
It’s sad, really, to see someone of Dan Rather’s stature lose his journalistic judgment in the twilight of his career. He and Mary Mapes should resign from CBS, if they […]
Hello, world. It’s me again. Perhaps only briefly this time, but who knows. I need someone to talk to, and have no one, so maybe here I’ll just talk to […]
Why choose one blog template over another? One good reason: This one is readable. So many of those offered use very wide columns for the entries, or a color combination […]