In which I was Daddy Warbucks for a brief and shining moment

This past summer, we stayed in a rustic riverside cottage that did not have a washer or dryer. (It did not have a dependable toilet, either, but that’s another story.) Consequently, when we’d run out of clothes, we wandered over to a laundromat, which is really kind of a fun experience if for no other …

Open Carry guy kills woman who filed sexual harassment complaints against him

What war on women, you ask? In Iowa, a mall cop who is a big fan of open carry, shot (three times, in the back, with a Glock) and killed a young woman who’d earlier filed sexual harassment complaints against him. These stories have a sad sameness to them. I mean no disrespect. Every death …

I went to Florida, and you didn’t.

I got on a plane Saturday and left the man pictured to the left on the beaches of Florida. (I know, right? He’s cute!) It’s cool. We planned it this way. I work and he’s retired, and his dream is to spend as much time as possible near the surf and sun during the nasty …