The Privileged Few

Updated at 08:36 - "Don't complain about getting older; it is a privilege denied to many."

Between the ball game and CNN

Updated on July 31, 2014 - I've been watching a ballgame for the last hour or so.You know how that goes. You watch a group of grown men going on adolescence...

The old Olympiad

Updated on February 27, 2014 - So the Olympics are practically over. And we can return to whatever is normal for us. As I write, there is still a week to go, but...

Days of yore

Updated on February 13, 2014 - It's days like today that take me back to another time and another age.Not just my age, which was around eight or nine, but another...

The music of spring

Updated on April 10, 2014 - whan that Aprill with his shoures soote the droghte of March hath perced to the roote... I know what you're thinking. You're...

Continuing coverage

Updated on February 20, 2014 - I will not talk about the Olympics.I suspect by now, unless you're an Olympic fanatic, that you are heartily sick of this giant...

The real wages of sin

Updated on February 05, 2014 - I want to talk about sin. Everyone else is taking a crack at it, so I don't see why I - who have been around a lot longer than most...

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