Movie Review: “Nomadland”

Movie Review: “Nomadland”

When the sheet rock factory in Empire, Nevada, closed in 2011, it left Fern unemployed and adrift. Having lost her husband a few months earlier, and with the locals abandoning the now-dead town, she was left with nothing. So, Fern decided to hit the road in her van,...
Six Random Thoughts

Six Random Thoughts

I was awed while watching NASA’s video of the Perseverance rover landing on Mars this weekend, particularly the way it was able to survey the surface and ascertain, on its own, a safe spot to land. Meanwhile, on Earth, I can’t remember to slow down for a...
Movie Review: “I Care A Lot”

Movie Review: “I Care A Lot”

When someone says, “I care…,” we usually assume they’re talking about other people. That’s the image Marla Grayson wants us to believe, and though she exudes empathy when it helps her achieve her goals, all she really cares about is...
Pure Class

Pure Class

If your day could use an injection of Pure Class, this post from Dolly Parton should do...
Rush To Judgement Day

Rush To Judgement Day

Throughout my four-decade radio career, I almost always made it a habit, on my way to work, to listen to whoever preceded me. One of the biggest exceptions was Rush Limbaugh, who show aired right before mine on KMOX. I not only detested what he said and stood for, but...