A (long) trip to Mecca did not disappoint

This is not a case of “be careful what you wish for” … but the thought occurred...

It’s raining again (and again and again)

It’s been a short, strange winter once again. We had some cold weather, ice and snow, which lasted about a minute. And then the...

The GOP is monkeyed up

There comes a point when even the most indulgent listener must doubt whether political figures deserve the benefit of the doubt. Ron DeSantis, that...

The first family’s chain migration

Given the foolish consistency that comes with being the hobgoblin of little minds, there was no chance that our big-brained president would be consistent...

The shaming of America

One of the everlasting social forces in directing human behavior — shame — has become part of...

Tax time: Better to laugh than cry

Tax season is upon us, which gives us a choice: Laugh or cry. I choose to laugh.

The flu pandemic of 1918 had a role in who I am

The flu epidemic of 2018 — which is being classified as an epidemic, but not a pandemic (there’s a difference) — is a problem...

Canadian tourism expected to surge

Yeah, so while we were all busy with the latest Washington D.C. scandal (So many to choose from! Endless coverage! Kill me now!) Canada...

Expectation escalation episode

At Angelkeep the concept of retirement and the golden years emanated around the desire to spend ample amounts of “do-little-time” on the patio. Snoozing...

Why the haste with Kavanaugh?

For those insisting that Republican senators take Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh seriously, one aspect of the conversation is particularly infuriating:...