March 10, 2010 RSS feed / Opinion

Up The Creek Without A Paddle

And then came Easter!

We received some more good news and bad news last week. My daughter, Tammy, returned to her doctor/surgeon to see what he found from the reports that came back concerning her ovarian cancer. More...

Under the Gold Dome

Snow returned to Atlanta, and so did the Appropriations Committee members as they continued to look for budget cuts. More...

Ebony Dots & Dashes

The first Sunday in March was really a blessing in my life. My granddaughter took me to church at New Salem Free Will Baptist Church. The pastor, Rev. Jordan Arline was filled with the Holy Ghost. He preached as if it was his last time.   More...

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Pogo was right; and the enemy is still us!

In trying to explain why our political paralysis seems to have gotten so much worse over the past year, analysts have rounded up a plausible collection of reasons, including: President Obama’s tactical missteps; the obstinacy of congressional More...

A few things I Believe

A Birth Certificate shows that we were born.   A Death Certificateshows that we died.   Pictures show that we lived!   I Believe.... That just because two people argue, it doesn't mean they don't love each other. More...

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Couch potatoes, beware

Famous people have one thing in common. They are not boring.   From military geniuses like Alexander the Great to film legends like Bogart and Gable, the high-profile people knew how to get your attention and keep it.   They still do. More...

Power outage case

At my recent assault trial, I offered a plea of "Guilty with an explanation."   The judge asked me what my explanation was, so I told my story.   "Your Honor," I said, "I had a mammogram appointment, which I actually kept. More...

Never Argue with a Woman

One morning, the husband returns the boat to their lakeside cottage after several hours of fishing and decides to take a nap.   Although not familiar with the lake, the wife decides to take the boat out. More...

A Soldier Died Today!

He was getting old and paunchy, and his hair was falling fast, and he sat around the Legion, telling stories of the past. More...

As You See It

If that is the best the nursing home can do to get new patients, we are in tough shape.   How can someone who makes the rules and votes on how much taxes we pay be allowed on the city council? More...

Tyrants in the Market

While American politicians and intellectuals have not reached the depths of tyrants such as Stalin, Hitler, and Mao Zedong, they share a common vision.   More...