2:25 PM Feb 5, 2015
Last weekend was mid-winter break at my wife's school, so Amy thought it would be in my best interest if she went on a weekend trip with a few of her teacher friends.
4:14 PM Feb 4, 2015
Anti-Semitism is once again terrorizing Jews — not only in France, but also in Germany, Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and other countries where so many Jews were murdered in the 1930s and 1940s.
3:00 PM Feb 3, 2015
My relationship with Valentine’s Day has always been love-hate.
3:55 PM Jan 29, 2015
You know, I was going to, did actually, write this long column about a sign I saw in the area recently that really rubbed me the wrong way.
3:00 PM Jan 28, 2015
I’ve just finished watching a Netflix TV series on the Vietnam War. It was a fascinating series.
12:00 PM Jan 27, 2015
In the wake of racial unrest in many parts of our country, many people are wondering how to talk to their children about race.
2:48 PM Jan 23, 2015
If there is one thing the modern world couldn’t live without, that thing wouldn’t be oil — it would be electricity.
3:00 PM Jan 22, 2015
Every now and then, I find myself paging through a copy of Reminisce in someone’s office waiting room. It’s a magazine full of nostalgia with the byline, “The magazine that brings back the Good Times.”
2:45 PM Jan 21, 2015
Islam emerged into history in the seventh century, which makes the religion roughly 1,400 years old. What saved Christianity, in my view, was a Reformation which took place when Christianity was roughly 1,500 years old.
2:54 PM Jan 20, 2015
When my daughter turned 10, we decided it was now or never — we surprised her with a trip to the American Girl Place in Chicago.

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