Saturday February 16th, 2019 7:21AM
We, The People as guilty as politicians for government dysfunction
One of my favorite movies of all time is “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.” It stars Jimmy Stewart as Jefferson Smith, a naive man appointed to fill a vacancy in the U.S. Senate.
9:57AM ( 3 days ago )
Driven crazy by Georgia's bad drivers
When I was a kid, I loved watching “The Jetsons,” a cartoon about a family set in the space-age future.
9:46AM ( 1 week ago )
Snow kidding, we freak out over the 's' word
A couple of weathermen mentioned the “s” word the other day, sending North Georgia into a typical frenzy.
4:19PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Fear, film and flying monkeys
Someone on Facebook this week asked her friends to post which movies scared them as children, and it really wasn’t hard for me to decide.
9:22AM ( 3 weeks ago )
Milly the springer spaniel turns 5
Milly, the liver and white springer spaniel who lives at my house, turns 5 years old this week, and you’d think she’d have outgrown all her puppyness by now.
10:26AM ( 1 month ago )
Ben Franklin and the art of compromise
Benjamin Franklin stopped by my office the other day to catch up on what’s going on in America today. Hey, everybody at some time in their life has imaginary friends. Mine just happen to be the Founding Fathers. So sue me.
9:53AM ( 1 month ago )
Making resolutions I can keep
Many years ago, I came up with what I thought was an ingenious way to dealing with that annual exercise in futility, the New Year’s resolution.
9:55AM ( 1 month ago )
Cutting the cord and saving money
Last week, I joined a growing number of Americans in becoming a cord cutter. What that means is that I have gotten rid of cable TV and I have signed up for a streaming service that bring me television programs over the internet.
9:53AM ( 1 month ago )