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NI HAO FROM CHINA!

SHANGHAI:  Ni Hao from China where it is already tomorrow!  China is a day ahead of Tennessee.  Actually it’s about a century ahead.

WHY ATTICUS IS STILL MY HERO

On Tuesday during my lunch hour, I made a beeline to Burke’s Book Store in midtown Memphis.

Burke’s is one of my favorite places in Memphis.

It is literally a literary landmark.

DRIVING MOM AND DAD TO THE BRINK!

It is summertime, and the living is not exactly easy. 

Why?  Simple.  It’s that stressful time of the year again when American families take part in that time-honored tradition, The Summer Vacation in Florida.

SAVE DEAR OLD DAD

This Sunday is Father’s Day, that annual day when we honor dear old Dad by giving him a tie or a bottle of aftershave. (There’s something about an Aqua Velva Daddy!) 

But I’m worried about the future of Father’s Day for the simple reason that I’m worried about the future of fathers.

IT'S NATIONAL SEERSUCKER DAY!

Today is National Seersucker Day!  It’s time to celebrate that wonderful cotton, puckered, always-rumpled fabric, and more particularly, the seersucker suit, the greatest fashion invention of all time!