Category: Dick Wolfsie

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Opinion: It’s a secret

Did you know some restaurants have what they call “secret menus”? I’d never heard of them, but apparently that’s the point. I discovered this the other day when I accompanied my friend Steve to one...

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Opinion: Whose line is it, anyway?

What makes great one-liners? They are often wonderful insights, plays on words, or mis-directions in thinking.  Below are just a few of my favorites that I collected during the year 2014. Some are far...

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Opinion: The candy man can

Bob Brown of Fishers admits he is addicted. “It’s hard to pass a bar and not feel powerless.” That’s candy bars—and his collection of 1,300 is number one in the world. The Guinness World...

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Opinion: Don’t bank on privacy

What’s the name of your favorite cartoon character? Are you teetering between Bart Simpson and Sponge Bob? If you’re from my generation you might be torn between Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck. This was...

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Opinion: Tree for all

At Linda Greene’s house, it’s always Christmas. In her modest home in New Palestine, she has around 100 decorated Christmas trees. She’s not sure exactly how many there are because she has never taken...

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Opinion: Toast of the town

We needed a new toaster, but Mary Ellen was afraid I’d purchase one that looked like that Scion car. So we went shopping together and soon had a shiny new addition to our kitchen...

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Opinion: Don’t touch that dial

The radio in my car has been broken for quite a while. The tuner is busted and the tape in the cassette player is jammed with this one educational travel tape that I have...

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Opinion: In a seat of power

My wife and I have learned that when it comes to deciding what movies to see, we cannot depend on the opinions of newspaper and online movie critics. These are disgruntled people who are...

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Opinion: The gift you keep on giving

It’s time for a look at part II of the Hammacher Schlemmer catalogue, which contains hundreds of gifts that you can probably do without. But don’t let this stop you from  sending these gifts...

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Opinion: What will they think of next?

It’s the 2014 Gift Preview by Hammacher Schlemmer, a great opportunity to see the hottest gifts available this holiday season and a chance for me to highlight the dumbest items in the catalog. By...