It’s Not Mayberry Anymore

It’s Not Mayberry Anymore

Hamilton may not be Mayberry anymore, but that doesn’t mean we have to surrender to despair. By reclaiming the values of community, compassion, and common sense, we can build a future where guns are tools of recreation, not instruments of fear.

The Brat Pack

The Brat Pack

The Brat Pack – a group of young, talented Hollywood stars-in-the-making – became synonymous with 1980s coming-of-age films that resonated with audiences and left an indelible mark on the era.

The kid’s gonna be alright

The kid’s gonna be alright

In elementary school, Reily was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up. “Forensic anthropologist,” she answered without hesitation. “There’s no such thing,” the teacher said. Fast forward 10 years, and …

Greatest enemy of the con: truth

Greatest enemy of the con: truth

It’s not so much about what #DonTheCon says about the 2020 election. The Financially Embattled Thousandaire knows the grift is coming to an end. Benedict Donald is fighting for the rest of his life.

The roar of humanity

The roar of humanity

My first newspaper gig – executive editor of a staff of one – led to surfing the World Wide Web – and, ultimately, to my grandparents’ tobacco farmstead. It’s been wild ride, and I would not trade one stop.