Category: Laughs

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Porpoiseful gift

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Sometimes my friends disappoint me. Bob won’t take me to the airport at night (something about cataracts. Oh, please.) Pat won’t feed our cat when we go away for the...

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Opinion: Tinsel wars

Commentary by Danielle Wilson When my husband and I were first married, holidays, particularly Christmas, were a struggle.  We both come from large families with very specific rituals and traditions. I grew up with...

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Opinion: The perfect bedroom

Commentary by Danielle Wilson How do gray walls, a turquoise comforter and a purple shag sound? I can also include an outdated desktop computer, three shelves of dance trophies and an authentic 1920s over-sized...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: At 200: Forget me not

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Indiana is about to complete the celebration of her 200th birthday. Many stellar names are associated with our great state: Abraham Lincoln, Ernie Pyle, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Cole Porter, James Dean, Benjamin...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: In a flash

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie I had just gotten home after giving a speech, pulled into the garage about 11  p.m. and entered the house through the door inside the garage. Mary Ellen was asleep upstairs. I...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Grumpy new man

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie “Hey, there’s that grumpy old man,” said a lady at the grocery store. “’You talkin’ to me?’” I snapped back (Mafia-style), which ruined any denial I was planning to offer....

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Opinion: Just hear me out

Commentary by Danielle Wilson Can I just complain about my children for one minute? And before anyone shoots off a nasty-gram, let me preface this by stating that I actually do love my kids....

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Opinion: Washing my hands of it

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Last week, an Indianapolis doctor published an article in the New York Times with this startling admission: “I will eat food that has fallen on the kitchen floor.” Pediatrician Aaron Carroll claims...

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Column: Pining for an empty nest

Commentary by Danielle Wilson As I sit contemplating a recent email, I’m reminded that my husband Doo and I are on the verge of something wonderful. The aforementioned message was from our medical provider,...