Is Our Number One Problem Really Number Two?

Is Our Number One Problem Really Number Two?

Have you noticed what appears to be a national obsession with a daily bowel cleansing? We’ve all visited websites that include misleading clickbait ads disguised as informative news articles. Among the several items vying for attention, one of the most common touts:...
Truth in Advertising

Truth in Advertising

With the voting finally over, Americans may be as divided as ever, but at least we can celebrate together the end of campaign advertisements until the next election. Our blood boils and we shake our heads with consternation that anyone could believe the most polished...
The Cool Allure of Vaping Endangers Our Young People

The Cool Allure of Vaping Endangers Our Young People

Someday, soon perhaps, the Juul electronic cigarette will pass into the heap of cast-off youth fads, and we may breathe sighs of relief once that’s over. Until then, fuel for wild-eyed screeds against the product needs to come from somewhere. Religious and moral...

5 Caveats While Watching Super Bowl Spectacle

I must confess: I rarely watch the Super Bowl. I am usually on a plane (with very few others, mercifully) when the big game comes on. I am used to hearing the score from pilots, and I always wonder if they are really watching in the cockpit. I am not a great football...