Category: Laughs

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Opinion: Shticking it to me

I tried to model my TV persona on the great David Letterman. I loved it when Dave played the straight man in a comedy bit. He knew – and you knew (and he knew...

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Opinion: Check writing

Tripping lightly through the digital world the other day – also known as wasting time on the Internet – I came across this gem: Check writing is in danger of becoming a lost practice....

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Opinion: Clip notes

There are yellow sticky notes all over my office, reminding me of quirky and bizarre things I have read in the newspaper or online, as well as personal experiences that deserve at least a...

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Opinion: Toasting back to school

For those of you with young kids, here’s a blast from my past. Feel free to sing along! I’ve been belting out “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” tunes for a solid hour, ever...

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Opinion: Diagnosis? Aging

I’ve just returned from three annual check-ups for various body parts that should have been as simple as “Hey! You look great! Anything new? Okay, see ya next year.” But alas, not one went...

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Opinion: Run in with Ernie Harwell

At the gift shop of the Louisville Slugger museum (cool place, you should go, and here endeth the plug) in (duh) Louisville I ran into an old friend: Ernie Harwell. “But Mike,” you say,...

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Opinion: Next stop: Bathroom?

“Mary Ellen, where do we keep the soup spoons? Did you move the instant coffee? Where are the salad bowls?” This is the kind of stuff I have been asking my wife for 25...

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Opinion: Bicycle fortune

Just got off the phone with my excitable brother, who called in a no small state of agitation over a find he’d made in the attic over Mom’s garage. Seems our old bicycles were...