12/21/14 Micro-Agression

Plain old aggression is no longer enough. Now we have micro-aggression, or so I have learned. We are going to carry sensitivity to such heights we will soon be offending others by not being offended when they think we should. That would not be micro-aggression, but macro-aggression. I first heard of micro-aggression over the Harvard…

8/10/14 Jihad Chic

Jihad has become such a fad, I decided I must have one, too, lest I seem not chic, not hip….not with what’s happening. Maybe it’s too late for me to be any of those things since I have arrived at the age where I don’t care about chic, especially nouveau chic, which is a redundancy…

8/2/14 What I Don’t Know

Well, I do know that this is my daughter’s birthday. I became a father 32 years ago today. I know that I love her and the two precious daughters she has of her own, also known as my grandchildren, one of the best things I have found in life so far, which is something all…

7/23/14 Children on Parade

Is this politics? Please indulge me. Old sins easily beset us from time to time. Though I am extremely suspect of any statistics published by any UN agency, I will use them when I find them convenient. Doesn’t everyone like statistics that are convenient? I don’t have time to waste with inconvenient statistics. They don’t…