A promising public-private partnership

November 14, 2013 It wasn’t that long ago that it looked like Saturday mail delivery was coming to an end. The U.S. Postal Service is running billions in …

I should be dead

November 12, 2013 Today I am a somewhat overweight, bearded suburban dad entering a comfortable middle age, but it was not always thus. Seven short years ago I …

Patton, Ike and my teenage boys

November 8, 2013 I recently took my two teenage sons to a talk by Frank Kravetz, a 90-year-old World War II veteran who survived Hitler’s Nuremberg prisons. Frank …

Roosevelt and Veterans Day

November 6, 2013 Dr. Gary Smith As we celebrate Veterans Day this year, it is instructive to consider the contributions of our presidents to …