It is good to know that humor has a place in everyday life, and in this case it is the Day by Day comic strip by Chris Muir. For the sake of full disclosure, Chris and I were childhood friends, … Continue reading
I went to Oakland’s airport last Sunday to welcome home Ricky Glass. I don’t know Ricky. Never met him. Before Sunday I could not have picked him out of a crowd. Yet I and a few dozen other people took … Continue reading
Conventional wisdom fails in unconventional times.
An urban fellow once said “You scare me.” I felt kinda flattered. We had been discussing my days on the ranch, and the kind of people I grew up around. We also talked about the fact that all rural folks … Continue reading
I wish to pitch a possibly novel notion in the realm of criminal justice. And by “criminal justice” I do not mean incarcerating congress. The concept is pretty simple. For a certain set of despicable crimes, require convicted felons to … Continue reading