Saturday, December 10, 2016

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FUTURE REALITY STAR?  Usually getting your mugshot taken is bad news.  Unless of course you're train smoke hot ... like Kathryn Dennis.  In which case it becomes one of the things that launches you on a path toward reality television stardom. Like ......
THANKS FOR THE PATIENCE ... || By WILL FOLKS || I try not to get too personal on this website because that's not what you come here for. Yes, I'm tempted to vent when I encounter shoddy home appliance repair work...
INCOMING, OUTGOING ... Earlier this month we launched a new feature entitled "the mailbag" in the hopes of ramping up the interaction on our website.  Because let's face it ... listening to our founding editor Will Folks drone on and...
TWO TRILLION GALAXIES ... In the Old Testament book of Job, misfortune upon misfortune befalls its protagonist - who desperately seeks an audience with his creator.  Stripped of his wealth, his family, his health and his status - Job demands to know...

Mailbag: More Letters

YOUR MUSINGS, OUR RESPONSES ... In case you missed it, we recently unveiled a new feature: The mailbag.  It’s an effort for us to inject perspectives other than our own into this particular corner of the marketplace of ideas … and to...
COLUMBUS DAY EDITION ... In case you missed it we broke out a new feature over the weekend: The mailbag.  It's an effort for us to inject perspectives other than our own into the bloodstream ... and to enhance interaction with...
ENGAGING THE INCOMING ...  We get incoming ... lots of incoming. So much incoming, at times, we don't always know what to do with it. Tips, comments, criticisms, suggestions, questions, nasty-grams, funny pictures ... you name it, we get it. As we continue...
"THIS STORM IS A MONSTER" Hugging the Florida coastline, powerful Hurricane Matthew marched north on Friday - avoiding a direct landfall in the Sunshine State but threatening huge storm surges further up the "Space Coast" and beyond. The center of the...

Hurricane History

BIG STORMS ... BY THE NUMBERS As powerful category four Hurricane Matthew prepares to make a potentially deadly and devastating run up the eastern coast of Florida, it's worth looking back at some major storms in American history. The deadliest hurricane to...
BAD NEWS FOR FLORIDA ... GOOD NEWS FOR NORTH CAROLINA  The projected path of Hurricane Matthew continues to peel farther offshore of the Carolinas. If you live in Florida, though, it's probably time to batten down the hatches ... Regaining...