Be afraid. Be very afraid. This is the time of year that you can see turkey buzzards flying overhead. They are an omen that similar scary things are on their way. Ghouls will come knocking on your door.
Howling from the Heartland
We just keep getting smarter. That’s what James R. Flynn reports in The Wall Street Journal. He says that I.Q. tests, over the past century, suggest that Americans have gained three to five I.Q.
For the past few months, we’ve heard the value of a college education debated from various points of view, some challenging the idea that college pays off in the long run because the debt incurred in the cou
In China, the concept of "joss" was well accepted. Basically, it translates as "luck." People believed that one's life was directed by the joss with which one was blessed or cursed.
The news about American children is both good and bad. While many aspects of growing up in the U.S. have improved over time, others have eroded.
Jewish synagogue bombed. Islamic mosque set afire. Sikh temple assaulted. Americans seem to be getting immune to the serious nature of such headlines, probably because we see them so often.
Power outage. Those words have serious consequences and can strike fear in the hearts of people at this time of year.