Opinion

Finding laughter in tough times

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We are living in unprecedented times. Tough times. A virus has torn our nation apart. The murder of a man — and too many others like him — has torn our nation apart.

2020 time warp

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I think it’s safe to say, 2020 has been the longest decade ever. Yes, I said decade. If you look back over this year, we have crammed a decade’s worth of events into seven and a half months. 

Your views: July 30, 2020

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Does any of what Khrushchev said sound familiar?

 

Khrushchev said, “We (communism) will bury you.” A quick read, but a lasting thought. Pretty scary now.

Can good things come from bad times?

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My mother died 20 years ago. Although she didn’t have much formal education — she dropped out of high school after two years — she was still a wise person.

Learning in a Vegas chapel

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When Gov. Roy Cooper announced last week that the state plans on opening public schools this fall, opinions popped up faster and more abundant than mosquitos on a mid-summer night.