Monthly Archives: July 2012


Comic book superheroes have been with us for a long time.  Perhaps too long.  A friend of mine whose children are grown still wears superhero t-shirts.  I see Spiderman on his shirts most often. The modern superhero started with Superman, … Continue reading

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The socialist George Bernard Shaw said that wealth is as hard on the rich as poverty is on the poor.  Certainly with regard to parenting, this is true. The problems poor people have as parents are well known.  They are … Continue reading

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Recently the U.S. Supreme Court struck down much of Arizona’s immigration law, and allowed only some of it to remain.  Senate Majority leader Harry Reid crowed that the decision was a victory for the Obama administration.  He went on to … Continue reading

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