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August 25, 2016 RSS feed / Editorials

King television in politics may be fading

In 1960 television was a new medium. Most Americans did not have televisions in the early 1950’s. However, by 1960 the majority of the country had fallen in love with Lucy and TV. More...

Talking to crazy people

August 22, 1951 More...

Because he carried one

He held it up toward the light for me to see, holding it between his finger and thumb like a diamond. “Do you know what this is,” he asked? More...

We could have used a few bells and whistles on cars back in the day

I have been traveling recently to be with my sister while she recovered from some hip problems. This is my first morning to be enjoying my porch once more. More...