Neither neocon nor isolationist

Donald Trump isn’t George W. Bush.  That should be obvious to everyone by now,...

‘Tis the season for lists of lists about lists

January is not a time for resolutions. It is a time for lists. There...

Which Tigers will win the CFP Championship game?

My withdrawal from college football is about to be cured Monday night.  That’s when...

I walk a mile for my dog, and it has to be done his...

Despite having a fenced yard to play in for as long as he wants any day or...

President Trump’s timely move against evil

The muted reaction of leading Democratic politicians to the elimination of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani reinforces...

Winter delirium — The ‘ary’ zone

Cabin fever, pioneers called it. What’s winter worth? It’s a non-saleable commodity. Not even listed on Amazon....

Two perspectives on 2019 —and what lies ahead

Another year gone, another reset of the calendar, which means it is time to take stock of...

The Newseum’s lasting impression on this reporter

Its mission was affixed on stone on the building’s massive exterior. “Congress shall make...

Workers resist California’s newest bad law

I’d like to see everyone have a happy and prosperous New Year. But I’m...

A week of adventures on the Adventure of the Seas

How do you celebrate a 40th wedding anniversary? Some 18 months ago, my family...