It was a bad week for the reputation of men, with actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarsenegger and International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, both caught with their pants down, so to speak. Cheating on their spouses. Every time such infidelities appear on the news I always think to
Robert Green Ingersoll was a Civil War veteran and famed orator during the Golden Age of Freethought – a time in history when people questioned the traditional ideas and thinking of the society they lived in. When narrow-mindedness was challenged and replaced with a more impartial way of looking at
According to Christian activists, the end of the world is coming on Saturday, May 21st. Mark your calendars folks. Thankfully, the NCIS season finale is on May 17th – so at least I’ll have finality on the continued port-to-port killer story line before we die. Such an apocalypse has been
Here’s a personal exercise you should definitely try, from everyone’s favorite neighbor, Mister Rogers. Go ahead, try it…you might be surprised how difficult it really is. “Here’s a gift you may not have expected. It’s a gift for you to give yourself. Sometime in your day today, try to turn
Many would characterize Thomas Alva Edison as an ingenious inventor – holding 1,093 U.S. patents for such creations as the phonograph and most notably the electric light bulb. The life of an inventor is riddled with disappointments – sometimes requiring dozens, even hundreds of failed attempts before finally attaining success.