Sunday, Nov 23, 2014


Buzzwords are enough to give you synergy

If you’re like me, every once in a while you get fed up with certain subjects, ideas and buzzwords that are so much in vogue they’re being beat to death in the marketplace. For me, they are often things I’m actually interested in...
Published: 11/09/14

When the fit is just right

I can’t parallel park well. Heck, I can’t parallel park at all. In fact, if my computer didn’t correct me, I wouldn’t be able to spell parallel, that’s how much I don’t like the word or the action. It is luck...
Published: 11/08/14

Uncertainty is only thing that’s certain

The Wall Street Journal is full of it. To be fair, so is the rest of the news. Liberal or conservative, left or right, there is no escape. Even within religion, it haunts us — at least in the short term. And yet, in an October piece for the Wa...
Published: 11/07/14

Another election. Another scam?

If there is one living, breathing human being in the state of Florida who is not absolutely bored-to-tears with these perpetual, rude, crude campaign ads, then that person is surely dawdling their life away in La La Land. ...
Published: 11/07/14

Trouble connecting to the internet

“What box is my deodorant in,” my daughter questioned, with complete expectation Momma would be able to readily answer. Normally I operate like a well-oiled and highly maintained performance vehicle, but I had hit the wall. “I ha...
Published: 11/06/14

National FFA convention offer plenty of excitement

For most FFA members, the highlight of their FFA career is getting to attend the National FFA Convention and Expo. Every three years, the location of the convention rotates. Currently, the annual event is held in Louisville, Ky. This year, myself, an...
Published: 11/05/14

Important issues and candidates were decided upon in last night’s election

By now we know who all the winners and losers are in this year’s election. We also don’t have to listen to anymore campaign ads that have flooded our TVs for the past many months. But now that the smoke has cleared, it’s time to ...
Published: 11/05/14

Our health care system is failing most Americans - or will

It often takes bad fortune to open your eyes to real problems afflicting many people. That’s been my experience as I navigate through cancer surgery and now chemo. I see people hurting, not just from a particular disease, but from the care or ...
Published: 11/02/14

Concerted effort critical to fix county’s address system

Imagine knowing that an emergency situation is happening and you need to get on the scene. The problem is, the address you’ve been given is either similar to other addresses or cannot be found at all. Nothing seems more maddening or frustratin...
Published: 11/02/14

Letters to the editor

Bank merger
Published: 11/02/14

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