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Opinion: Something interesting this way comes

The works of Ray Bradbury have stood the test of time. Bradbury’s works including: “The Martian Chronicles;” “Icarus Montgolfier Wright;” “Something Wicked This Way Comes;” “Fahrenheit 451” and even a script for Warner Brothers’ release of the classic...

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Opinion: Shticking it to me

I tried to model my TV persona on the great David Letterman. I loved it when Dave played the straight man in a comedy bit. He knew – and you knew (and he knew...

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Opinion: Republicans: Such kidders!

We were semi-amused by a remarks last week that indicated Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) shouldn’t feel overly troubled by the FBI having her computer server, because among the fervent Democrats nationally, she has “extreme enthusiasm”...

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Opinion: Check writing

Tripping lightly through the digital world the other day – also known as wasting time on the Internet – I came across this gem: Check writing is in danger of becoming a lost practice....

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Opinion: Service: A language of love

Why does my family hate me? Why, after I’ve been gone all day at work, must I come home to find two kids on an Oreo-crumbed couch, one hiding out in her disaster of...

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Opinion: Toasting back to school

For those of you with young kids, here’s a blast from my past. Feel free to sing along! I’ve been belting out “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” tunes for a solid hour, ever...

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Opinion: Clip notes

There are yellow sticky notes all over my office, reminding me of quirky and bizarre things I have read in the newspaper or online, as well as personal experiences that deserve at least a...

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Opinion: No pain

The aphorisms of life make it easy for us to communicate complex statements in a sentence or two. Mantras, bumper stickers and t-shirts all serve to distill complex ideas down to single, easily digestible...