Will the eclipse bring another Y2K apocalypse?

Part of the discussion in Thursday’s news staff meeting was how much is being made about Monday’s solar eclipse. “I don’t recall the last one...

You’ll shoot your eye out, kid … or burn it out!

There is a total solar eclipse coming in a few days, and its totality will pass perilously close to Indiana. That means that during...

Reptilia Island beckons … not

What began as a muskrat home, correctly known as a lodge, built of sticks, cattails, reeds, mud and all manner of Angelpond debris, was...

Why talk to Richard Lugar? He has a lot of knowledge.

Think along with me. • Congress is dysfunctional. We have issues that require people to work together and too many elected representatives are choosing partisanship...

Maybe Kaepernick could protect us from the aliens

So much in the news of late, and so little space to chew on it. — Did you see the news item that the Pakistan...

Quick! Grab the vinegar! Send it to Kim

Seems to me there is no problem vinegar cannot solve. If your coffee maker is consistently brewing mud instead of java, consider soaking it in...

Absolutely a swallow

No doubt about it. It was a swallow that built her nest on an angle-iron second story deck support lintel directly over Anglkeep’s rear...

A digital native points the way for the wary visitor

I have three children. One lives about 10 hours’ drive away, one lives 35 minutes’ drive away, and the other one has boomeranged and...

Trying out this Twitter thing. #ThisIsNuts

Don’t have a Twitter account, nor do I follow anyone on Twitter, but it occurred to me this past week I ought to see...

What (or who) is cooking at KFC?

Colonel Harland Sanders rides again! Wherever he is, Sanders is likely having a little chuckle at recent efforts by his company to digitally re-animate his...