A Defense of Distraction

We are just a few days removed from the anniversary of 9/11. Someone mentioned on Facebook how all the TV networks covered the aftermath 24/7 and cable networks went dark, I remember the days of television being 24/7 coverage of the recovery efforts and stories of the day. I remember for a time it was…

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College and Corona

There is a lot in the news about colleges and corona. Campuses that have had large outbreaks and have sent students home. Colleges that have suspended in person learning. Colleges that are doing OK so far(not that they make the news). Debate about sending students home once there is an outbreak. I agree with Dr…

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What Now?

Labor Day weekend is over. My kids are both living about 40 minutes away from my house now. The days are getting shorter. I have no work holidays until November. I assume there will be no handing out candy on Halloween. I have no idea what Christmas will look like. I’ve given up on my…

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