This week, "Bookworm Sez" reviewer Terri Schlichenmeyer writes about “Elizabeth and Michael” by Donald Bogle, about the "weird" friendship between Elizabeth Taylor and Michael Jackson.
Occam’s razor, a problem-solving principle attributed to the English friar and philosopher William of Ockham (c.1287-1347), holds that among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumption
End Times are always with us. See, there’s big money in them. Zombies, alien invasions, killer robots ... each has a fan base. Nuclear war, pandemics ... why not all at once?
Toxic Negativity Seminars are back by popular demand. We all need to brush up on these skills.
What is life coming to? First Mattel gave its 60-plus-year-old Barbie dolls plastic surgery: three new body types, seven skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hair styles. This was meant to address:
People need priorities in life. Which is why I am happy to hop aboard all of the latest fads. Did you hear about Hula Hoops? That was in 1958 you say? Guess I need to pay more attention.
In the musical “My Fair Lady,” Professor Higgins has Eliza Doolittle — the Cockney flower girl he is training to pronounce her long-a’s correctly — sing “The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain
My descent into bubble-headedness alarms even me. Although it may be an ascent.
“Fair is foul and foul is fair,” chanted the witches in Shakespeare’s “Macbeth.” So it was at Saturday’s Division 4 high school state track meet.
Who goes to Cleveland on a May weekend? Me. You have to respect a place others call inhospitable for giving you the welcome you deserve.