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Jokes and stories attributed to US Presidents--true or not--have to make some of them blush with embarrassment. File drawers of the late President Harry S. Truman must have bulged nigh unto … more
When Allen Iverson retired from the NBA in 2010, he headed for the Hall of Fame because of his astounding control of the ball. His dribbling magic allowed him to repeatedly provide his teams (the … more
As seniors in high school contemplate graduation at the end of the school year, their possibilities are nearly endless—no matter a student’s class rank or personal opportunities and … more
Do you have a calling? I believe the correct answer to this question is “yes!” What have you been called to do in your life? Are you following your calling? Each of us has a calling. … more
Toni: We have received a 20% increase in our Plan F Medicare Supplement. I am a 73-year-old female in decent health, but my husband is undergoing cancer treatment at MD Anderson. I understand … more
Hey Taylor: What gives with the insane housing market? I feel like prices have been too high for three years but they just keep going up. - Erica Hey Erica: Don’t I know it! It’s made … more
1. Those Were the Days when Coach Mac graduated from Wesleyan College in 1947, he was offered scholarships in baseball from most of the Southwest Conference schools. He was an outstanding pitcher in … more
Sarah Hyland of “Modern Family” has had multiple kidney transplants. That means she’s immunocompromised, because of the anti-rejection drugs she has to take and because her original … more
Blackie Sherrod--arguably the best sportswriter this side of the ancient Olympic Games begun in Greece seven centuries before the birth of Christ--had a name for us. He classified us as drones and … more
There’s no way to describe the plot of Laurel and Hardy’s 1935 movie “Tit for Tat” -- suffice it to say, it involves misplaced revenge, a lemon meringue pie and shoplifting. … more
Morning Toni: When I first got Medicare, I picked a Medicare supplement plan F. In 2019, I was approached by a telemarking phone call. He talked me into Medicare Supplement Plan K to save some … more
Higher education is changing remarkably in response to digitization, demographics, and increasingly diverse market forces. Smaller public and private regional universities that educate half the … more
Dear Dietitian, I was recently hospitalized overnight for irritable bowel syndrome. The abdominal pain was treated, then I was released the following day. I was not given any information on what … more
Hi Taylor: I’m looking for a career shift to have more flexible hours and spend more time at home. Friends keep telling me about all these new remote jobs that are popping up, but I’m not … more
Hi Taylor: I’m looking for a career shift to have more flexible hours and spend more time at home. Friends keep telling me about all these new remote jobs that are popping up, but I’m not … more
The Interborough Rapid Transit underground subway line opened in New York City in 1904, running for around 10 miles between City Hall and 145th Street in Manhattan. But it got longer and stronger … more
Preachers, bless ‘em, don’t have to look hard for reasons to laugh. Some are able to put laughter “on hold,” restraining guffaws until sermons end; others can only surrender … more
Diane Coxe’s mind could not accept what her eyes were seeing. Running late for her job at a law firm in the World Trade Center, Coxe had just emerged from a train station when a plane struck … more
Originally published December 11, 2011, in the Chicago Tribune—slight modifications have been made. As we start the school year, amid a storm of moral relativism, fear and doubt, this may be as … more
I am a 1971 graduate of Pampa High School. Over the past several years I have on occasion attended some home football games. I attend with a friend of mine who is also a 1971 graduate. We have … more
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