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June 21, 2019

I was talking with a friend about travel traumas. Not surprisingly, a lot of experiences involved traveling to places where I don’t speak the language. For instance, there was the GPS system in a rental car that popped up in the German language. It made sense, given th...

June 14, 2019

I think it’s time for a new national symbol.

I’m not saying we ditch the flag or the bald eagle – I’m a fan of both.

No, I think we need a National Breakfast Food.

I nominate the smoothie.

You know why? Because there’s a wonderous variety of smoothies, all sorts of differe...

June 7, 2019

We were leaving for a funeral on Saturday and had to pause in our garage to debate which vehicle was least dirty.

I know every place people live has its problems. Just last week I read an article about rats taking over parts of New York City. In Washington DC, residents...

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