Category: Laughs

Opinion: Hoosier memories

Commentary by Dick Wolfsie In celebration of our 200th year as a state, I am sharing the names of some Hoosiers who no longer receive the attention they deserve. As you will see, the first one...

Opinion: Holiday survival guide

Commentary by Danielle Wilson All right, people. Here is my plan for surviving the holidays without offing a child, spouse or myself. Feel free to adopt as your own, share with friends, or deposit...

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...

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...

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 I can also include an outdated desktop computer, three shelves of dance trophies and an authentic 1920s over-sized...

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...

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...

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....

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....