People like trains. Whether taking a long trip or making the daily commute, riding the rails, without the hassles of airports and the tensions of driving, can be the most sensible and pleasurable way to get from here to there.
Donnie Trump is said to be the biggest thing in American politics these days. Of course, that's mostly being said by him – then repeated ad nauseum by a media gone ga-ga over his summer... [read more]
"History," as the old adage goes, "is written by the winners." Even though many "winners" are losers as human beings.
For a clear example of this irony, check out the new... [read more]
Good news about obesity: A new scientific organization is coming to grips with this bulging national problem.
Called the Global Energy Balance Network, it comes at obesity from a unique... [read more]
Some days, I get a bad case of "trichotillomania" – an irresistible compulsion to tear out ny hair.
My latest outbreak was triggered by a New York Times opinion piece by... [read more]
In advice to baseball rookies, Hall of Fame star Ted Williams said: "If you don't think too good, don't think too much."
This should be taken to heart by bush-league... [read more]
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