2:00 PM Jun 4, 2015
A few weeks ago, my daughter, Evien, packed a duffel bag with shorts, T-shirts, jeans, sweatshirts, several pairs of socks, a rain coat, mittens, parka, roll of toilet paper, plenty of Kleenex, roll of duct tape, flashlight, Band-Aids and a Snickers bar.
2:40 PM Jun 3, 2015
Earlier this month, in Garland, Texas, an activist named Pamela Gellar sponsored an event called “Jihad Watch Muhammad Art Exhibit and Cartoon Contest.”
3:04 PM Jun 2, 2015
An Australian couple recently spent $39,000 on a birthday party for their 3-year-old. Mickey and Minnie Mouse greeted 220 guests, who dined on exotic fare such as oysters and pork belly.
1:01 PM May 28, 2015
I haven’t had a bathing suit in about two years. I had this one that I loved so much that it disappeared — and then I had my mom suit, the skirted thing with the pressure panels in all the right places. I threw that one away and I never bought another.
3:00 PM May 27, 2015
Do you have any “black sheep” in your family tree?
12:00 PM May 26, 2015
While living in Grand Rapids in the early 1980’s I worked with a black woman who moved to Michigan from the deep south.
12:00 PM May 22, 2015
Have you ever bought a new computer or cell phone and then found out that a newer version was released the next week? With the rate of change in technology nowadays, it is difficult for anyone except the most dedicated tech fans to keep up.
12:00 PM May 21, 2015
A belated Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms, grandmas and great grandmas out there! It was quite a soaker that weekend.
2:00 PM May 20, 2015
As we have seen recently in Baltimore and other places, many of our inner cities are filled with abandoned buildings, high poverty rates, lousy school systems and very high unemployment, especially for young black males.
12:00 PM May 19, 2015
I just came to the realization the other day that I am getting old.

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