December 12, 2008 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Thirty- something speaks

I'm an American Girl

As the father of two girls I've experienced some stuff over the years that has made me feel slightly less than manly. I've attended multiple tea parties in a pink feather boa. I've been up to my eyeballs in Barbies, princesses, and pink tutus. More...

It's not a criticism, it's an observation.

Nine- year- old writes How to Talk to Girls

By the time I was nine, I had mastered the bicycle, could load a cap pistol, and had a working knowledge of the opposite sex, thanks to information supplied by Joe, my uncle who was three years older than I. More...

Bank robber's timing is bad

Rudy is proud his mother always refers to him as an expert planner. But now that her oldest son is in jail awaiting trial for criminal attempt to commit robbery, Rudy's bragging points have become fewer. More...