Rights and freedom

November 14, 2008 November, the Thanksgiving month, is a good time to reflect on all the things we should be thankful for.

Media blend

November 14, 2008 The village green has grown to include the village screen.

Bail us out

November 13, 2008 When the financial collapse started a few weeks ago and the (first) government bailout plan was proposed, I received an insightful e-mail message.

Election addiction

November 12, 2008 The people have spoken. It was the longest election cycle in history. The ads were endless, the attacks were sometimes ruthless, and the gossip was wickedly riveting.

Christmas time’s a coming

November 11, 2008 Christmas has landed at the Bruner family house. Yes, I have already started putting up decorations and buying - and wrapping - gifts.

‘Beam me up, Scotty’

November 10, 2008 I suppose every major news affiliate thought it wasn't enough that Election '08 saw the largest voter turnout in years or that Barack Obama made history, becoming the first African American to win