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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 I can also include an outdated desktop computer, three shelves of dance trophies and an authentic 1920s over-sized...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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Opinion: Feeding frenzy

The Wolfsies have accepted two invitations to dinner on Thanksgiving. The Haversticks always invite my wife and son and me to join them at a lovely buffet at a downtown hotel. Since Mary Ellen...

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Opinion: A scary good day

Today was a good day. True, I stepped in dog poop three times and briefly electrocuted myself. But overall, I place this particular Tuesday firmly in the “More Than Just Survived” category. Why? Well,...