Opinion

Balancing the Federal Budget

President Trump has provided us with his fantasy wish list, otherwise known as his proposed budget. He proposes expanding military spending dramatically while generally cutting everything except entitlements. And, of course, he wants to reduce everyone’s taxes, especially the rich. It almost goes without saying that this document, with its dubious revenue growth assumptions, is dead…

Dateline: Manchester, England

The Ariana Grande concert has just ended and thousands of teens and pre-teens are giggling and screaming, showing their selfies, and long distant cell phone pictures of the pop star. The atmosphere is charged with the kind of energy only the young can display. Hundreds of children whose ages ranged from 8 to 18 packed…

In Memory Of

The rain came in just as the last parade entry glided by the second-row spot Bill and I had earlier staked out in front of Katie Lou’s restaurant in Senoia. Not a thunderstorm as Weather Tracker had warned, first just a drizzle followed by a soft and steady downfall. Most of the merchants who had…

De Omnibus dubitandum

The Left is quickly exhausting their arsenal of criticisms, contumelies, and other Trump bashing tools. Let’s see, first it was the moratorium on immigration, then collusion with the Russians, then the dumping of the FBI director; then a tired, overused, laughable scare that millions and millions of people will die for lack of health insurance…

“V” is for Volunteer

Oh my goodness! It is three o’clock in the morning, and here I am scrolling through Pinterest looking for ideas that I can use for the big weekend Homecoming event at our church in mid-August. “So, what’s keeping you up so late?” You may rightly ask. “What’s the big deal? I mean, it’s not even…

Go take a walk!

We all know the benefits of walking. It can help you lose or at least maintain weight, lift your spirits, and even pep up those energy levels. Those are all fine things, but I’m here to tell you about a bonus benefit: Entertainment. No, not the podcast you listen to as you stride down the path. I’m talking…

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