The Shoe on the Other Foot

What if – Obama was overheard saying: “If my dad had been born white, I’d have a better chance of winning this.” – Obama was overheard saying: “There are 47% who are with Mr. Romney, who are dependent upon trust funds, who believe that they are better than others, who believe the government has a [Read More…]

Delaying Our Days

Ashley and Shelby turn 30 today.   I can barely get my head around that. It seems inconceivable to me that by the time I was 30, I had four children. Ashley is expecting her first. You realize your grandmother was your age when she lost Dad, don’t you? I asked my daughter on the [Read More…]

Medicare’s Flaws

Even King David grew to be an frailĀ old fella, so why should any of us expect to escape such a fate? Indeed, according to an article by Jane Gross in the New York Times, 70 percent of the elderly will need extended care before dying. I suppose this is the upside to the good dying [Read More…]