David Herman

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Lifestyle
Happy Father's Day

It is June 18th...Father's Day. Millions of fathers will be celebrated for being "Dad."  There will be picnics with ice-cream, foaming beer, and memories—  of those whose children are grown

Lifestyle
Stuck in an Auto Trunk?

Have we become a society of Homer Simpsons? I love reading small town newspapers. There is just so much true to life information that doesn’t make the big city news. Today I came across an article on how to g

News
Batman's Adam West Dead at 88

The man that graced our television screen in gray leotards, black boots, a utility belt that carried everything possible, a large black cape, and a mask fighting villains of all sorts has died, ending an era for many of

News
China Kicks Off Yearly Dog and Cat Meat Festival

Today marked the beginning of the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China where upwards to 10,000 dogs and cats are eaten over a ten day period. Raising dogs and cats for consumption is a relatively new tradition in As

Lifestyle
The Runt of the Vulture Litter

I'm doing what many retired people do. I rented a spot in a local antique mall. I did okay my first month clearing out a bit of my collectibles and I needed to restock my inventory. So I ventured out to an auction

Politics
Wal-Mart Racial Justice?

I was amazed at the audacity of the ACLU to connect climate change to racial justice, otherwise known as racism. Where the two connect, I have no idea. But it did remind me of my visit to Wal-Mart the other day worthy

Lifestyle
What Would You Like On That

I consider myself to be a Burger Connoisseur...or at least have turned into one since leaving the big city life to live in tiny town USA and eating burgers from the Small Town Saloon located in Elizabeth IL. Livi

Politics
Let Them Eat Sand

After reading about the movement by the Saudis of oil price manipulation between Asia and the US, I decided to put together this fictional story of the near future. Little Saudi Saul was sitting in his Grand

Lifestyle
Surfer Dog Abuse vs. Speeding Ticket

  I was driving home a couple of weeks ago and was coming down a long steep downgrade in the road. Open country roads are a driver's fantasy. It's easy to live the commercial we see of new cars speedin

News
Young Arsonists Strike Historical Joliet IL Prison

Arsonists set Massive Fire Consuming Part of Joliet Correctional Center located in Joliet IL. It is believed two young males set the fire which burned down a section of the old prison. One has been arrested according

Politics
I Wanna Be Like Mike

I wanna be like that great guy that came through every day for years and years performing at a level no one else could. I want to produce the stuff that hundreds of thousands of people in the city would say your name ove

Lifestyle
USDA Agriculture ALERT on FRADULENT Organic Labeling

The USDA Agriculture Marketing Service National Organic Program is alerting the organic trade about the presence of fraudulent organic certificates. Companies listed: Renagrotec SPR de RI, Rand Express Purity L

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