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Speaking of May 25th

May 25, 2014


The twenty-fifth of May is meaningful, because a lot of memorable things in history took place on that date. There‚Äôs nothing unusual about that, of course. Important situations can develop quickly, and without warning. This fact is well-documented on many television stations, which provide a continual stream of breaking news, even if that news is […]

It Was All Just A Misunderstanding.

November 14, 2010


At some point in my early childhood my mother developed the habit of answering every request for a new purchase with the phrase, “Someday, when our ship comes in.” I’d ask when I could get a bike and she’d say, “Someday, when our ship comes in.” I’d ask about the possibility of a color television […]