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PRESIDENT TRUMP NEEDS TO LEARN TO USE HIS TWEETS WISELY

Donald Trump's tweets, in many cases, have been the center of attention in America but has he used his influence to better its people?

THE GREAT TENNESSEE SEERSUCKER FLASH MOB

Ecclesiastes 3 teaches us that for everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven. For those who love Seersucker, fashion tradition indicates that the season to don this wonderful iconic fabric ends this coming
Monday, Labor Day, not to return until Easter Sunday next April.

REFLECTIONS OF A FIFTH-GENERATION TENNESSEE IMMIGRANT

I am an immigrant.  A fifth-generation Tennessee immigrant.  I live in the United States of America because of an Irish invasion of America that took place in the 1840s.

 

DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY DEBATES SO FAR HAVE SHOWN LESS EXPLAINING AND MORE INSULTING

I don't mean to brag, but 50 years ago, I was a pretty good debater.  I was a member of the Tennessee High School State Championship team in 1969, and even a National Championship team at the University of Tennessee in 1971.  As the old cowboy on TV used to say, "No brag, just fact."

THE 21ST CENTURY HAS BEEN A HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT

When I was a boy growing up in the 1960s, my favorite TV show was "The Jetsons."  It was all about the wonderful adventures of a 21st-century space-age family.  There was George Jetson, Jane (his wife), daughter Judy, and his boy Elroy.