| Jun 9, 2011
OK, kids — it's time for archery!
The mere sight of the targets lined up was enough to summon the memory of short-sheeting bunk beds. But we were kids of a certain age. "Archery for Active Adults," a class offered by the Forest Preserve District of...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 11:52 PM
Combat troops are tough guys. Cops and firefightersare tough guys. Hockey players are tough guys, as are most basketball and football players (excepting some wide receivers). Boxers and MMA fighters are tough guys, as are amateur wrestlers.
| Mar 24, 2013
The Republican Party has not been on a roll.
In November, it lost seats in the House, gave away seats it should have won in the Senate, and for the fifth time in the last six presidential elections lost the popular vote.
While conservatives attending...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
If only every athlete – pro or college – could be like Victor Gray, the UCF star who announced earlier this week that his football career has been cut short due to a spinal condition. I asked the...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:33 AM
WASHINGTON -- There is something entirely appropriate about holding the State of the Union address on the same day as Mardi Gras.
One is a display of wretched excess, when giddy and rowdy participants give in to reckless and irresponsible behavior....
| Nov 11, 2012
| 2:33 AM
"How ya like me now?" -- Barack Obama
OK, so Obama didn't really say that, but surely he must have thought it behind a private smile at some point Tuesday night.
There are no smiles among the Republicans, however, only a pressing question: Can the GOP...
| Oct 24, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Great news for fishing fans who get World Fishing Network through Verizon or Dish Network! Charlie Moore TV debuts at 8 p.m. Friday night. A news release from the channel says the show "provides viewers a peek inside the mind......
| Oct 30, 2008
| 4:22 PM
Although Owl Meat didn't know it at the time, my daughter went to a Halloween party last night as...Sarah Palin!!!! Amazing coincidence!!!! Here's the Owl Man with a very topical Funtastic Thursday. If anyone wants to riff on Obama's Halloween......