February 25, 2013

#MediaMonday – Dave Cherry

Have you ever felt like you needed an advocate? Today’s #MediaMonday comes from Dave Cherry, who recently joined CBS 5 in Phoenix as the station’s CBS […]
February 22, 2013

HMA Time Prosopopoeia

Have you ever been diagnosed with prosopopoeia? I had never heard of it, either.  In my case, it drove me batty. Actually, it’s a figure of […]
February 12, 2013

As They See ‘Em – A Fan’s Travels in the Land of Umpires

Bruce Weber has been with The New York Times in various editorial positions since 1986. He took some time off from the newsroom’s daily grind a […]
February 5, 2013

Octagon-like endorsement

The Twitterverse has grown far and wide.  It has become a mainstay for virtually all walks of life.  Twitter has become particularly entrenched in sports. The […]
January 22, 2013

Camping for a cause and “Sharing the Fantasy”

Nonprofit organizations provide much-needed services and funding for many different community needs.  Their origins are as varied as their causes. One such group, the Camper Fund, […]
January 9, 2013

Hole in One and Good Karma

One of golf’s traditions is that if you are good and lucky enough to get a hole-in-one, you are to buy a round of drinks for […]
January 7, 2013

#MediaMonday – David Fitzsimmons

For many of us, the editorial cartoons are a must-see, whether they are in a student newspaper, a local daily or an international publication.  It’s a […]
December 13, 2012

Product Sampling in the Forest

We did some product sampling back in 1986 when we tried the piñon pine in the Coconino National Forest. We’ve been hooked ever since. No, we […]
December 12, 2012


The 12th day of the 12th month of the year 2012.   A lot of people are enamored by it. For those who like re-runs, there will […]
December 6, 2012

Iced Out

When the National Hockey League resumes play, it will have an icy slope to climb. Since the owners locked out the players back in mid-September, it’s […]