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POLITICAL EXTREMISTS HAVE TAKEN OVER AT EXPENSE OF MODERATES

Our policitians have taken steps to, in effect, give them tenure in public office.  Through gerrymandering, they have structured representatives' districts so only one side wins.

REMEMBERING WHEN THE SCHOOL YEAR STARTED THE TUESDAY AFTER LABOR DAY … WITHOUT AIR CONDTIONING

Yesterday it was back to school for Memphis and Shelby County school kids.  Being old school myself, I can’t understand the school year beginning in early August.  It is too early and too hot, and it is still summer! 

A FULL COURT PRESS: HOW PAT SUMMITT AND TEAM LED FIGHT FOR TENNESSEE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

On this 50 year anniversary of Title IX, we should also remember Summitt's victory in a legal battle that literally changed the game for female student-athletes.

THE JOY OF PEACHES

It’s summertime, and the living is easy... and also delicious.  It is delicious because of one of the greatest blessings of summer … peaches! 

THE OVERTON PARK 9 - A GOOD WALK NOT SPOILED

Mark Twain once called golf, “a good walk spoiled.”  But were he around today and played a round at the new Overton Park 9, he might just change his mind.