What I Want for Christmas

What I Want for Christmas

This speech by Robert G. Ingersoll was printed in 1897, and is as fresh today as ever. Unfortunately Ingersoll has not yet gotten his Christmas wish, but perhaps this next year we can get a bit closer to attaining it. WHAT I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS. If I had the power to...
We’re halfway out of the Dark

We’re halfway out of the Dark

Congratulations, we are halfway out of the dark. For those who don’t get the reference, I watched the Doctor Who “A Christmas Carol” special again last night. The Doctor refers to Christmas or the Solstice (they are considered basically the same in...
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

There is nothing really special about New Year’s day. We add 1 to the number that represents the year, life goes on, and somewhere around March we start writing the dates correctly on our checks. (Assuming we still write checks :)). But regardless of the total...