On This Day The Great Escape

On this day in 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte escaped from Elba, an island off the northwestern coast of Italy. Exiled there in May 1814, the French emperor was permitted to retain […]

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Transmission

“This could be the beginning of the end for the human race! For what men first thought were meteors or the often-ridiculed flying saucers are, in reality, the flaming vanguard […]

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Kid Stuff

The first time I saw it, I fell in love with the Boar’s Head and Yule Log Festival at University Christian Church in Ft. Worth, TX. It’s a Renaissance-style worship service with […]

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Does Your Diaper Need Changing?

One recent morning, my wife and I were put on “PaPa and Mimi” duty while my daughter ran some errands. Our granddaughter, Charlie, would not go down for her morning […]

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It Isn’t Christmas Yet

I’ll never forget the look on the woman’s face. It was a cross between Oscar the Grouch and a lemon that had been forgotten in the back of the fruit […]

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