Californians don’t trust their state government. That’s nothing really new, but right now there’s as much cause for distrust as ever before in modern times.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
I made the short trek to Raymond earlier this week. The winding drive through the foothills is dotted with colorful bouquets of wild flowers along the sides of the road.
Jeb Bush (Jeb is the acronym for his actual name, John Ellis Bush) rankled the Republican right on Sunday by stating in an interview that illegal immigration has a human face, and may be what he called “an a
It seems so far in the distant past, and yet it hasn’t really been all that long since the only method of transportation from Madera to the foothills and back was in buggies and stagecoaches or on horseback.
Egg on my face. This meager scribe does a pretty good job of that between the times I put my size 10s in my mouth.
“But call to remembrance the former days, in which, after ye work illuminated, ye endured a great fight of afflictions.”
— Hebrews 10:32
There are some places in this great nation of ours that soon will be losing their land-line telephones. They will have to rely on cell phones or forget about making phone calls altogether.