Category: In the News…

January 28, 2016

January 28, 1986. 30 years ago. I was a 4th grader, and I thought “astronaut” was one of the coolest job titles in the whole world. You can imagine my excitement that day. The space…

January 25, 2016

There was an interesting bit of news I came across over the weekend. Facebook friends, as a norm, are almost entirely fake. You can argue the merits of the study, but I think it’s an…

December 1, 2014

It’s no secret that Nancy and I are big fans of Shaun Groves. Not only is he a talented musician and songwriter (world-class lyrics!), but he’s a writer, father, orphan-care advocate, and seemingly all around…

November 24, 2014

For the past three hours, I’ve been glued to television. The Ferguson verdict came in. No indictment for officer Wilson. Michael Brown’s family and supporters, crushed with disappointment at perceived injustice. I don’t know the…

April 10, 2014

In case you haven’t noticed, there’s quite a trend here in northwest Missouri. People everywhere are going out to cold bodies of water, and jumping in. It’s not insanity (though it may appear that way)……

April 2, 2014

Yeah, I know this is a day late… April Fool’s Day was yesterday. But this is clearly one of the best pranks ever. The folks at break.com helped make a difference. If this doesn’t give…

March 31, 2014

The Hunt for Blue October begins today!!! Here’s to an exciting Royals season! (Original image from kingsofkauffman.com, originally developed by Michael Castillo of fansided.com.)