Make It Count: There was a news story this week about a young girl who entered a national science competition. She wants to be a marine biologist. The prize for the winner totals $100,000. None of this is unusual. What is unusual is that the girl lives in a homeless
Today I got on the scales and weighed 241 pounds ... and that's without my gallbladder, which I had removed in November. After the traumatic experience of weighing, I needed to go to church to confess and repent of gluttony. That's simply too much weight for me to be packing around.
Since the beginning of time human kind has been a part of argument. At first the argument may have been between two cavemen discussing what shape wheel would perform the best, but now has evolved into the elaborate framing and delivery of information. Ramage explained argument as not a fight th
I am sure you’ve heard or read about our “aging population” trends. Population aging occurs when the median age of a country or region rises. This usually happens because of rising life expectancy and/or declining birth rates.
Greg Boyington (Col. Gregory Boyington, USMC, ret. . . deceased), said he was never mistreated badly by the Japanese guards who could speak English. It was the illiterate and the ignorant who were brutal. That's interesting but not surprising.
Personal Legend: With no exception, every time I’ve ever shown a baby or toddler his or her face in the mirror, the response has been the same: sheer delight. Children are so excited by their own reflections, and not in a narcissistic way. They like what they see. Their self-v
I'm sitting in my living room right now. I have the luxury of a live baseball game happening in front of me. Mac is the pitcher and Tucker is up to bat. Of course I'm not crazy! The ball is a plastic, like the ones in a ball pit. The bat is none other than a drumstick!
“Where do you draw the line?”Rep. Mike Harmon, R-Danville, posed that question to statewide smoking-ban proponents on KET’s final “Kentucky Tonight” show of the year.
Do you make New Year’s resolutions? I used to make them, but found that by March the resolution had been forgotten; so, I quit making them. Many people have more fortitude than I have, and their resolutions make a difference in their lives.