Archive for Blog
Nov
25

A Letter To My Local Policeman….

With the verdict in on officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, I, for one, want local authorities to understand that the reaction there, and in other urban killing grounds, does not reflect the support for your service among more rational thinking people.

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Nov
21

Sonny: If I Can Do This….

To my great surprise (and better heart health) I’ll share what just happened to me…and apparently, there’s no reason it couldn’t happen for you, either.

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Nov
18

Commentary: New Windows Needed In The White House….

They promised transparency when they took office in 2008, knowing that they had no vision of what taxpaying Americans actually needed. Now they’ve built a crumbling house of cards with vision that’s transparent to all of us.

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Nov
17

Proof That The Rich Get Richer…?

At the regional finals round of the state football playoffs, a pre-season prediction appears to be right on course. We’re not surprised!

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Nov
10

The Proof Is In The Margin (Score), But Does It Matter…?

Week one of the playoffs again made my point about too many teams, too many meaningless games…and a season too long!

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Nov
7

Why We Don’t “Pick” The Playoffs….

If you’re tuned in tonight looking for the regular Friday “Picks” page, you won’t find it. And here’s why.

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Nov
5

An Opportunity For the CCC (Cross County Conference)….

With Troy Christian replacing Bradford on future Cross County Conference football schedules, it may signal the latest, and best, opportunity for change.

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Nov
2

Why We Vote…And How We Vote

If you tell me you can make an informed decision on how to vote from the campaigns of the respective candidates, you’re a better citizen than I am…and your nose might be growing.

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Oct
30

Meggas: Friday Night Football, Trick, Or Treat…?

We know football is king in many parts. But maybe it’s time for somebody to stand up and tell “Coach Johnny” and “Athletic Director Ed” that there are other things in life, and that moving a game to Thursday for reasons outside of television are OK.

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Oct
29

Another Example Of If You Can’t Do It Well…Don’t Do It!

The World Series has once again made my argument regarding performance of our National Anthem. If you can’t do it well…don’t do it at all!

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Oct
28

Do We Have No Common Sense, Anymore…?

The ebola epidemic has become a lightning rod between the compassionate and pragmatics. But regardless of which side you’re on…what has become of our common sense?

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Oct
19

Gambling No Longer Pete’s Achilles Heel, But Hypocrisy…!

I, like Pete Rose, am convinced. His banishment from baseball is now one of simple convenience. If they need him…or if they need cash…they’ll call him.

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Oct
16

The Best Reason They Can Give You Not To Vote For Someone….?

Typically, a guy that can save individuals from paying unnecessary taxes, and save small business owners overhead expense is a someone you’d think would have unilateral support. Apparently that’s not so with Bill Beagle.

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Oct
15

Do You Really Want To Play Better Football….?

Three-quarters into the high school football season, I’m reminded of a pre-season statement that never gets fulfilled…and it could so easily!

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Oct
13

How Do You Explain Failure…?

Mike Nugent’s missed field goal Sunday was little more than a reminder…that to err is human. And to get too crazy about it is even worse human.

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Oct
10

Confessions Of A Wedding-Weary Dad…!

They say it happens to all of us with daughters. I disagree. Some get through a wedding with more money and patience for the process than I have. Heavy sigh…it’s about over!

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Oct
9

The Series I Would Most Liked To Have Seen….

Clayton Kershaw wasn’t enough for the Dodgers, and what a pity. The best possible matchup in the World Series won’t happen…and here’s why!

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Sep
30

Brady Hoke, And Trusting The Coach (Your Coach)…

Michigan’s Brady Hoke has much more to worry about than just winning games. Suddenly he’s in jeopardy of losing so much more!

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Sep
28

The “Truth” About Bruce Hooley…

Sometimes it’s necessary to set the record straight, where opinion has been substituted for fact…and whether you like the truth about the record, or not.

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Sep
23

Where A Community Agrees….

It’s refreshing…finding a topic, among politics, religion, and individual differences, around which people can rally and agree. And nowhere do you find it more than in Maria Stein, Ohio.

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