One of our cats likes to honor his nocturnal heritage, and begs to go outside whenever it’s dark.

As time passes, families scatter. When children and grandchildren become busy with jobs, sports and activities, their schedules make it difficult for families to get together for holidays and …

In 1776, Adam Smith developed a theory of economics, and even today, his book is a fundamental work on the subject.

While driving through Grand Rapids a while ago, we stopped at an Olive Garden restaurant, and on our table was a shaker of Mediterranean Sea Salt. This stuff, and other “natural” salts, have b…

We use language to communicate, to transfer information, true or false, from one person to another. It does the job fairly well, but has all sorts of pitfalls, partly due to the history of the…

Technology Review (TR), is a magazine for techies. A recent issue had a cover story that claimed that technology is threatening democracy worldwide. In that article, TR told that, in 2013, the…