April 11, 2014 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Whipped Cream Worries

Had to chuckle while reading your article (The Whipped Cream that Wouldn’t Die, By Mike Maddock, March 28, 2014) this evening! I had just finished supper and was stretched out waiting for basketball to start while reading your article. More...

Historic Plant Spotlight

With the Masters in full swing, it is time to relax in your favorite chair and enjoy watching on television the product of years of growth and nurture—the beautiful landscape. More...

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What if everything you knew about poverty was wrong?

A kind reader sent me an article from this month’s Mother Jones magazine that challenged some of our long held beliefs about poverty. This column is excerpted from that article. 1. Handouts to the poor are bankrupting us. More...

The Columbia Curmudgeons

A Message to Impatient, Rude Drivers Dear Curmudgeons- Well, I have seen it all now. More...