Consent Of The Governed: Being A Citizen Is A Full-Time Job.
Last week was a rough one for an optimist.Read about how Steve got his groove back.
Steve’s annual July 4th story asks us to think a little before we yell too much.
America's birthday means much to Texans, as Steve explains
Donald Trump has been a real jolt to the system. Steve struggles with putting perspective on the results.
July 4th is not just an American holiday. Maybe this is what the fireworks are all about.
72 years ago the fate of the world hung in the balance. We could learn a few things from the man who led us.
Last night helped Steve figure out how to cast his ballot. Here is a real insurgent candidate for those not happy about this year's choices.
Sometimes guidance on confusing issues can come from unexpected places.
A day burned into our memories. Steve looks back and tries to piece together what it means to him and us.
How far apart is too far? The answer can be found on the playground.
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Tales (The Home Page)
Topical Ointments (News of the Day)
Consent of the Governed (Law and Politics)
Ties That Bind (Relationships)
School Days (Public Education)
Home By Another Way (Travel)
The Sporting Life (Uh, Sports)
Pretty As A Picture (Photography)
Critical Thinking (Comments on Culture)
Wild Horses (Cars and Trucks)