Archive for June 2015

The Art of Silence

Calvin Coolidge, who was president in the 1920s, was famous for being a man of few words. During a party, a woman greeted him and said, “You must talk to me, Mr. President. I made a bet today that I could get more than two words out of you.” Coolidge, earning the first four letters... Read more »

It's Good to be the Incumbent

At last count there were roughly 100,000 people running for president next year. Okay, so maybe there aren’t quite that many people running, or maybe I’m just not good at counting. But still, there are a lot of people who think they’d make a good president. Next year is an interesting election year since there’s... Read more »

My Daughter Graduated High School?

My daughter graduated high school today. I’m not sure how that happened. Wasn’t it just yesterday when she wouldn’t stray more than four feet from my wife when they went to the park to play? How much time has passed since we went on that fishing field trip and she had a bloody nose the... Read more »