In a selfless and sobering video message, long-time Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek announced to his fans that he has been diagnosed with stage-4 pancreatic cancer.
But it was the way Trebek told this highly personal story that matters.
“Hi everyone, I have some news to … Read More
R&B singer R. Kelly was “…recently indicted on aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four victims.” The New York Times reports (Feb. 22) that “three of whom were underage, according to the Cook County state’s attorney, Kim Foxx. Aggravated criminal sexual abuse can carry a sentence … Read More
I’m not a football fan. Never have been. Like boxing, I just saw too much brutality in it, and the more brutal it got, the more fans seemed to cheer.
However, I never understood the ultimate consequence of all that head-bashing until I saw the … Read More
“If Jussie Smollett lied, look at the harm he caused Chicago — and America” – Chicago Tribune editorial headline, February 21, 2019
On January 29, 2019, actor Jussie Smollett reported to Chicago police that he was assaulted by two men in ski masks.
Smollett told … Read More
Late Friday, I received a phone call from President Trump.
“Hey Jim, it’s President Trump.”
“Yes, Mr. President, what can I do for you?” I say, waiting for the punch line from some friend.
“I’ve been meaning to call you for some time.”
“No, … Read More
No, it’s not the latest Hallmark Christmas movie. It’s a new game from Parker Brothers that you and the whole family can be engaged and enraged in this holiday season.
You know there’s a culture shift in the zeitgeist when toy company Hasbro — through … Read More
NBC’s Saturday Night Live (Nov. 11), offered a funny and thoughtful exchange between regular Pete Davidson and Lt. Com. Dan Crenshaw, a former Navy SEAL who lost an eye from an I.E.D. in Afghanistan and was recently elected to the House.
As the segment of … Read More