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When Your Dog Dies
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Eradicating Smallpos
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Hope and Mental Health
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Nobody Asked, but . . .
(May 12)

The Black Dog Bites Again
(May 7)

Happy Mother's Day 2022
(May 7)

Kindness: Look and You'll See It
(May 6)

A Needle in the Sky
(April 30)

A Gooey History of Mac and Cheese
(April 30)

Arbor Day 150
(April 29)

What Mac & Cheese Means to Me
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70 Life's Lessons
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Research has exonerated dairy fats as a cause of early death, but low-fat products continue to be perceived as healthier…

The Great Watkinso
by James N. Watkins (Apr 22, 2022)

Watch Jim perform for the simple enjoyment of it, or share his magic with the grand-kids (or anyone!)…

Enough of That, Let's Talk About Happiness
by Garrison Keillor (Apr 21, 2022)

To create laughter out of ordinary tedium is a privilege. There’s nothing better.…

The Ultimate Godwink!
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Easter is the Godwink of all Godwinks!…

1950 Census Released
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While we know the aggragate statistics, the details remain hidden for seven decades, but now you can dive into the details of the 1950 census…

It is a God Friday
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Reflections of Good Friday…

Forget About Nut Cases, Let's Talk About What's Real
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The Master's Palm Sunday
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The Amen Corner at Augusta National Golf Course—when the Master's falls on Palm Sunday…

From Refugee to Royalty
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Remembering the remarkable Madeleine Albright…

Prayer of the Children
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Written for another war this song is a poignant reminder of the suffering in Ukraine now . . . or any war, in any place…

Just One More Morning of an Old Man
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COVID-19 Perspectives for March 2022
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A Poetic Month
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April is National Poetry Month…

10 of the Best Train Journeys in Europe
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Our problem isn’t polarization, it’s Twittification …

What the Tip-of-the-tongue Phenomenon Says About Cognitive Aging
by Roger Kreuz and Richard Roberts / MIT Reader (Mar 26, 2022)

While word-finding failures can be taken as evidence of memory problems, they may not be harbingers of befuddlement after all.

A Modern-day Pieta
by Greg Asimakoupoulos (Mar 26, 2022)

A statue of Christ is carried to a bunker for safe keeping in Lviv Ukraine…

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How your eating rhythms impact your mental health…

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A Needle in the Sky
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This month the Space Needle celebrates ts 60th anniversary…

What Mac & Cheese Means to Me
by Garrison Keillor (Apr 28, 2022)

The beauty of old age is giving up the pursuit of evildoers and simply enjoying lunch, which my faithful companion and I did yesterday at an old beloved café that still has macaroni and cheese on the menu…

The Black Dog Bites Again
by Greg Asimakoupoulos (May 7, 2022)

The 'black dog' of depression robbed these two daughters of their mother…

Kindness: You Look and You'll See It
by Garrison Keillor (May 6, 2022)

Finding kindness in the face of showboating righteousness…

A Gooey and Delicious History of Mac and Cheese, a Meal Once Fit for a King
by Ian Lecklitner / MEL Magazine (Apr 30, 2022)

Ever heard of the fabled land of Bengodi, where they roll macaroni noodles down a mountain of Parmesan cheese, straight into your mouth?…

Happy Mother's Day 2022
by James N. Watkins (May 7, 2022)

Jim's annual update of columns and cartoons for Moms and parents in general…

Arbor Day 150
by Greg Asimakoupoulos (Apr 29, 2022)

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