Understanding thanks

by Barbara Simpson -- All the attention on Thanksgiving is about food – turkey, stuffing and all the fixings. Families and friends get together and for the most part, there isn't much more…

November 11: Remember

by Barbara Simpson -- You might be enjoying this day as a day off from work or school. Perhaps for you, it's just another of those state/federal holidays that give you some more…

Tough priests, tough law

by Barbara Simpson -- While the United States is caught up in the turmoil of the mid-term elections this week, there are other things happening, and one of them has to do more…

The world is going crazy – now what?

by Barbara Simpson -- For anyone who thinks that we can get back to "normal" – whatever that is – forget it. We are living in a time where it seems, no more…

Media hit: Target Kushner

by Barbara Simpson -- As many have said, the political world is spinning crazily. What had been accepted behavior, regardless of political point of view, is simply gone. Now, anything goes. There more…

Kavanaugh: 'He's in!'

by Barbara Simpson -- When the crunch finally came, the vote was 50 to 48 and with that, Brett Kavanaugh became an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. With little fanfare, more…

Target: Brett

by Barbara Simpson -- With all the horror and vindictiveness last week during the hearings of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court – the best moment was the angry outburst more…

Michelle Obama, $uper $tar

by Barbara Simpson -- I'll say this for the Obamas – they know how to grab the spotlight and hang on, playing the little people for all they're worth and cashing in more…

Water, water isn't everywhere

by Barbara Simpson -- Take a look at the news. Hurricane Florence is bringing devastating flooding to the U.S. mainland. People are losing their homes, businesses, cars – everything, and the waters more…