Posts in category "Worthy Causes"

It's Easy to Forget How Cool it is to Have Air Conditioning

It's Easy to Forget How Cool it is to Have Air Conditioning
Sunday’s 90 degree temperature-the hottest day of the year so far, here in Chicago-underscored something that we have come to take for granted. Air conditioning. A/C. The cool breeze. Some of you may have no recollection of living without it, but we did. It wasn’t pretty, but we did what nature intended us to do... Read more »

Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day 2016
Above:  Christian Jacobs, 4, of Hertford, NC, lies on the grave of his father, Christian James Jacob, during Memorial Day celebrations at Arlington National Cemetery – Huffington Post Following is from a previous post: About a decade before I was born 2,400 American men and women lost their lives following the attack on Pearl Harbor,... Read more »

Motorcycle helmets suck and so do people who insist on telling me I should wear one

Motorcycle helmet laws suck for two reasons.  The first reason is that it’s nobody’s business if I want to hop on my motorcycle and feel the wind in my hair.  The government shouldn’t be involved in decisions I make about my own safety. The second reason that helmet laws suck is that helmets suck. OK,... Read more »
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Danielle Posner died on a ski hill and it was the luckiest day of her life

Danille Posner looks like any normal, 20-year old college coed.  According to her dad (and the picture below), she’s adorable.  Dying was not on her agenda that December day in Beaver Creek, Colorado, but life often has plans for us that take us by surprise. Danielle’s dad, Wally and I have mutual friends in common,... Read more »