What Do You Seek?

Both the hummingbird and the vulture fly over our nation's deserts.  All vultures see is rotting meat, because that is what they look for. They thrive on that diet. But…

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Up, Up and Away!

Two men went up in a hot-air balloon one April morning. Suddenly they were enveloped by clouds and lost track of where they were. They drifted for what seemed like…

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Will the Booing Ever Stop?

Babe Ruth and baseball go together like bacon and eggs. For over 22 seasons “The Bambino” achieved many Major League Baseball hitting and pitching records. He hit 714 home runs, batted…

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Wednesday Worry Box!

The recent death of Prince Philip brought to my mind the Coronation in 1953 of his wife of six years, Queen Elizabeth. The filming of the Coronation back then was…

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God Only Knows!

Before Reggie Jackson played for the New York Yankees, he played a season for the Baltimore Orioles. Earl Weaver was the manager of the Orioles and at times he had…

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Another Move to Victory!

On display in the magnificent Louvre Museum in Paris, France, is the dramatic painting of Goethe's Faust. Faust is seated at a table engaged in a competitive game of chess. And…

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No More Tears in Heaven!

Eric Clapton wrote a heart wrenching song about the death of his four-year old son (March 20, 1991). He fell from a 53rd-story window. Clapton took nine months off and…

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Pigs Get Slaughtered!

Stock market guru Jim Cramer, host of television's Mad Money, says, "Bulls make money."  Then he adds, "Bears make money." Then the punch line, "Pigs get slaughtered." "Bulls make money. Bears make money. Pigs get…

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Just One Tiny Swing!

Joe Lewis was a household name in America when I was growing up. The “Brown Bomber” was the heavyweight champion of the world from 1937 to 1949, during World War…

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