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August 16, 2019

Such a deal indeed for Lou Anna Simon By Bill Donohue Imagine the following scenario. A cardinal in the Catholic Church knows that for 20 years a priest in his archdiocese has sexually abused hundreds of young persons, yet he never once reported his crimes ...

With Fresh Eyes ...

August 16, 2019

A Xenophobic Connection Prior to driving 600 miles across Texas to, as he said, “shoot as many Mexicans as possible,” the El Paso killer posted a manifesto online spouting White Nationalist terrorism.  A sampling: “This attack is ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

August 16, 2019

The Roof When I was a kid on summer vacation the overriding sensation was excitement – excitement because you never knew what was going to happen. I had my bike, I had my friends, and we had 104 days to, well, not die. When I woke up in the morning ...

Tracy K. Lorenz / Outside Chance

August 16, 2019

Second Bananas If you’re on Facebook at all you’ll see items on your feed that make very definitive statements. “The Five Greatest Beatles Songs of All Time,” “The Twenty Greatest Bass Players in History,” “Twelve ...

Positive psychology

August 16, 2019

The Importance of Kindness Kindness ... there’s just too little of it these days. Yet, despite the disparaging, offensive name-calling and negativity we are often subjected to by those in power, one does not have to look too far, if you are willing to ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

August 16, 2019

Privilege I attempted to watch the Gong Show known as the Democrat Party Debates and it was all about free stuff and race, over and over and over. How a bunch of minorities can stand on a stage and vie for the most powerful job in the world and still claim ...