Month: January 2016

  • Hard to Say for Sure

    Hard to Say for Sure

    It's hard to know who to believe. I mean unless you were there, boots-on-the-ground, how can any of us know whose account of the shooting death of LaVoy Finicum to trust? And even if you are there boots-on-the ground, the accounts of Finicum's death still[..]
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  • You are invited

    You are invited

      To the Springer Opera House, April 7-17th, for the debut stage production of Mother of Rain.    Do you have your tickets yet? If not, you can get those by contacting the Springer Opera House @ 706.327.3688   Do you have a place to[..]
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  • About that Palin Endorsement

    About that Palin Endorsement

      If I wasn't sick enough already, then there was the moment I spent watching Sarah Palin's endorsement of Donald Trump. I couldn't bear to watch the whole thing, given my weakened condition. I find Palin nauseating even when I don't have the flu bug. What,[..]
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  • Powerball & the Poet

    Powerball & the Poet

    What will you do with this one wild life of yours? the poet asked. Not spend one second of it standing in line to buy a Powerball ticket, the old woman replied. But what if you won, what would you do with it? the novice[..]
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  • The Making-It-Up of a Murderer

    The Making-It-Up of a Murderer

    [caption id="attachment_2013" align="aligncenter" width="640"] 1 / 1 Left, Calumet County District Attorney Kenneth Kratz giving his closing argument in the Steven Avery trial in the courtroom in Chilton, Wis. Police say Kratz sent repeated text messages trying to spark an affair with Stephanie Van Groll,[..]
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  • About that Redneck Militia

    About that Redneck Militia

    Here's what the rest of the nation doesn't understand about Oregon and the way Oregonians handle things - they are a very tolerant lot.  Not a self-righteous bone in the whole lot of them. Seriously. Nothing ruffles their feathers, unless it's an Endangered Spotted Owl,[..]
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