I love beer. Like Ben Franklin, I believe it is proof God loves us and wants us to be happy. So I couldn’t resist picking up a new release with the fetching title, THE LAGER QUEEN OF MINNESOTA. And like someone who scores the last case of beer in the store as an impending blizzard … More The Lager Queen of Minnesota
Last June, I took my son to college orientation in Indiana and had occasion to go to the town’s post office. Walking in, I was greeted by a woman sitting at a card table. “Good morning! Do you need any stamps?” “No thank you,” I said and got in line behind two other people waiting … More Dorothy, You’re Not in Maryland Anymore
Book Review TRIGGER ALERT: Do not read beyond this warning if you hate Donald J. Trump or if you have ever experienced Trump Derangement Syndrome aka “Orange Man Bad.” If this describes you, my book review will be akin to strobe lights triggering a seizure in an epileptic. Stop now. Do not pass this point. … More Would Jesus Vote for Trump?
Ten years ago, a commercial ran about a guy we all know: Inconsiderate Cell Phone Man. Well, damn if he isn’t back. And he’s got the SPEAKER PHONE turned ON. Give me the strength. It’s bad enough that a lot of people speak in loud, clarion tones while on their cell phones… Speaker-phone only compounds … More Inconsiderate Cell Phone Person
Back around the time you played “Spin the Bottle,” you may have played a little game called “Never Have I Ever.” It’s simple, really. You tell the group your deepest, darkest secret with the disclaimer, “Never have I ever…” and then the fun begins. Except it is seldom fun. Remember Benjamin Franklin’s famous words, “Three … More Never Have I Ever