Category: Dick Wolfsie

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: A faithful companion

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Garrison Keillor performed his final “Prairie Home Companion” episode last week, capping things off with a goodbye visit to Lake Wobegon, his mythical hometown where “all the women are strong, all the...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Column: Asleep at the wheel

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie I have tried many things over the years to get a better night’s sleep. I once took Ambien but when I woke up in the morning, I discovered I had...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Georgia still on my mind

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie My wife and I recently returned from a very relaxing vacation in Savannah, Ga. Life there seemed so serene that I began to wonder if I would have been better...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Sitting pretty

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie What has happened to the art of sitting? People nowadays don’t just sit, but they have to be involved in some activity like emailing, blogging, tweeting, reading or watching TV....

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Aerating grievances

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie The men who live in my cul-de-sac aerate their lawns. I’m telling you this because there’s a good chance that because of this unnecessary demonstration of male virility, I may...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Light of my life

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Baby Boomers don’t trust technology. When Microsoft Word asks if I “want to save the changes?” before I close a document, I often want to do exactly that, but can...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Booming ideas

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie The prevailing attitude among the younger generations is that Baby Boomers are not capable of learning and accepting new technology. Youth today have grown up using computers. Learning that type of...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Georgia on my mind

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Mary Ellen and I recently returned from a vacation to Savannah, Ga. We stopped first in St. Augustine, Fla., the oldest city in the nation. They take pride in the...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: Block of ages

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie  This is my 800th column. I started writing for newspapers in the year 2000, one article every week for 16 years. I have never missed a deadline. The 800th is always the...

Cropped Wolfsie, Dick

Opinion: That’s debatable!

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie Nothing is certain in politics, but it sure looks like the November battle will be between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The opposing campaigns are already debating the debates, outlining...