6:00 PM Apr 18, 2014
You can’t help but love Twitter sometimes. And cellphone cameras. They both have provided an immeasurable number of talking points – and punchlines – in recent years.
6:00 PM Apr 17, 2014
It appears that Nashville’s other professional sports team is now searching for a new coach.
10:00 PM Apr 15, 2014
Senior year is a transitory period. High school is ending, and everyone’s primary focus is on making a life for his or herself. It’s basically trial-mode for adulthood, with the privileges of being a child blending with the responsibilities of “real life.”
6:00 PM Apr 15, 2014
As spring stretches into the reality of real spring, both back home and in the Southwest corner, Maureen and I prepare for our trip east.
9:00 AM Apr 15, 2014
Last month, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was in Nashville and joined U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and me for a great discussion about education and workforce readiness.
2:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
“Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.” — Martin Luther King Jr.
6:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
I was glad to see that the filmmakers of Heroes Behind the Badge decided to make a second installment of their documentary.
6:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
OK, so, I’ve written in this column before about my (borderline) obsession with all things J.R.R. Tolkien. Well, Tuesday the second installment of the Hobbit movie trilogy was released on DVD.
9:00 AM Apr 10, 2014
One of the things we remember most about the late President Ronald Reagan is what he said about government programs: “The closest you will come to eternal life on this Earth is a government program.”
6:00 PM Apr 9, 2014
Sunday marked the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards live in Las Vegas, and with more than two dozen performers, and hosts like Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan, it was not to be missed.
6:00 PM Apr 8, 2014
Hummingbirds have become an attraction for us in the Southwest corner.
6:00 PM Apr 3, 2014
Well, it appears that Mother Nature has decided, at least for a couple days, that it can finally be spring. I am very happy about this. It is a little weird to be wearing capris the first week of April, but I'm not going to complain.
9:00 PM Apr 1, 2014
Regardless of trends, everyone has his or her own style. An outfit that’s the epitome of gorgeous to one person might be hideous to another. Because of this, clothing stores carry a wide range of different items in order to cater to almost everyone (and I do mean everyone).
6:00 PM Apr 1, 2014
Forty-three years ago, I was shocked to learn my priorities for a newspaper didn’t necessarily jive with everyone else’s desires.
2:00 PM Apr 1, 2014
I decided to interview my 3 year old this week to learn more about what goes on in her head. At first glance, it might seem like children only think about popsicles and postponing bedtime, but they are much more complex than that.
9:00 PM Mar 29, 2014
Sometimes we all encounter circumstances that, no matter how hard we try, are simply beyond our control. Without question, it’s intimidating, but how one handles that out-of-control feeling matters most.