Category: Laughs

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Opinion: Picture this

Comedian Zach Galifianakis has never been able to do it. Nor has country singer Brad Paisley. Stephen Colbert hasn’t ever been a winner. In fact, the chances of success are about 5,000 to one....

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Opinion: Wired world

I read the other day that the typical user checks his or her smart phone 150 times a day. Seems low, doesn’t it? Of course, I base this on my experience as a college...

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Opinion: Worth the wait

I used to work out regularly at a gym. I was a stay-at-home mom with four young children and a full-time nanny for my nephew. The Fishers YMCA provided two hours of daily free...

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Opinion: Needing a major adjustment

Mary Ellen and I have been happily married for more than three decades. We had some difficult moments over the years, but right now we are better adjusted than we have ever been. Our...

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Opinion: Cheated out of winter

(Okay, one thing I need to get straight before we go any further: I write these things ahead of deadline, so what follows is based on weather conditions that existed anytime from a few...

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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: Dance mom vet

I’ve been struggling for topics of late but was holding on to the notion that dance competition season would soon be starting and I’d have a plethora of tacky, delicious stories to relay. But...

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Opinion: Awards Season

So here we are, entering Award Season. I hope you’ve stocked up on popcorn for all those long nights in front of the television watching George Clooney make acceptance speeches. We’ve already had the...

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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: Reader reminders

News flash: If you dislike my column, DON’T READ IT! Seriously, no one is making you sit down with your cup of organic coffee and peruse my articles. Turn the page, avert your eyes,...