My three moms

May 6, 2008 I recently read a statistic that almost 50 percent of the people who married in the late 1960s and early '70s have already divorced.

Frankenfish arrives

May 1, 2008 Frankenfish is here. And, by all appearances, it is not only alive and well but plans to stay around for awhile.

Commas and more

April 29, 2008 Last December, I was shopping around for a desk calendar, one of those small ones where you tear off a page each day. I've had all kinds, from Star Wars (of course) to The Far Side cartoons.

New could really be old

April 25, 2008 We are constantly bombarded with advertisements for new products in today's society, but have you ever stopped to think just how many products on the market have made their debut this century?

Going about it wrong

April 24, 2008 A funny thing happened on the way to producing enough ethanol to try to make this nation independent of foreign oil.

Glad SWAT training was held here

April 23, 2008 Dear editor: I am writing in response to the letter written by the citizen from Cushman who was upset because she wasn't able to sleep due to the SWAT team exercise.

Organizational pitfall

April 23, 2008 I usually pride myself on organization, knowing where everything is and making sure it has a "home." It doesn't always work out that way.