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Outside Chance

December 14, 2018

By Jack Payne Gifts for the Outdoors Person This article is a short piece on interesting gifts that most outdoors folks could use that are on the inexpensive side. Insulated long johns have come a long way. Smart Wool carries a wool product that whisks away ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

December 14, 2018

Hosting Well, it happened again, the politically correct morons have raised their snakey head and Kevin Hart won’t be hosting the Oscars. Years ago he made some jokes that were deemed offensive to gay people so out he goes. It doesn’t matter if ...

Positive psychology ...

December 14, 2018

By Carol Parker Thompson, Ph.D. Childhood Christmas Memories This time of year, my thoughts go to Christmases past. Memories of special people, mouth-watering menus, gifts, and family time flood my mind, but mostly from adulthood. Because most memories of ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

December 14, 2018

HW It’s always a problem when a person from my younger years keels because, ya know,  that just means I’m moving down that giant conveyor belt towards death myself. So I was kinda bummed when President Bush kicked off, plus he seemed to be ...

With Fresh Eyes

December 14, 2018

Long Ago Heroes It was the summer of 1941. Baseball was king. The New York Yankees won the pennant that year, led by Joe DiMaggio, who established a record 56-game hitting streak that season, an achievement unlikely to be toppled. Baseball offered a welcome ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

December 14, 2018

Rudolph Well, I believe the wall has officially been hit in the world of political correctness, now the liberals are offended by two of my favorite Christmas TV shows:  “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” ...