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Enough Guns,  Enough Stuff, & the Rationale

Enough Guns,  Enough Stuff, & the Rationale

I have finally figured out the situation with Clarence and our deer.  The deer are so afraid of him that whenever he shows up they come huddle around the house…

Clarence, Subcontracting and The Bionic Deer

Clarence, Subcontracting and The Bionic Deer

There is an old story about a woman in West Virginia who was seeing a man named Clarence.  After a few years he abandoned her with a child on the…

Hallelujah! The Elections Are Over

It seems like every election is worse than the last. Every election we see politics sink to a new low.  Every year we see candidates elected not on their records…

Loafers, Expanding Stuff & Beagle Brat

Loafers, Expanding Stuff & Beagle Brat

My bride Management just bought me a new pair of shoes. I am concerned. Are we getting ready to have another one of those Averett improvement campaigns? As you know…

Fools with Hammers

Anybody can take a hammer and tear something down. Michelangelo on the other hand took a hammer and a chisel and carved David. Millions of other people use hammers to…

Vote With Your Brain, Vote on the Facts, Hire the Best

Election Day is November 7.  Virginians will be electing men and women who will lead our state, our counties and our towns for the next few years. Every one of…

Naming Spiders, Flying Ace and Fat Boy vs Slim

Naming Spiders, Flying Ace and Fat Boy vs Slim

I had a few suggestions for a name for the garden spider on my office window. Considering I only have four readers it seems that all of them responded. The…

That Lawyer

“Because he says what I want to believe.” A few years ago I wrote an editorial on Social Security. It was based entirely on facts. Those facts were gathered from…

Fat Boy, Naming a Spider and Moving Stuff Home

Fat Boy, Naming a Spider and Moving Stuff Home

I am in a terrible situation. For most of my life I have had stuff spread out over, at the least, several counties and usually over several states. As of…

This Editorial is for Christians Only

I believe people should be able to disagree politely. I believe that the facts should be considered and that emotion has no place in a reasonable discussion. Last night I…

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