Month: December 2009

NY Eve BYCU

Sundry Drinking Items I head out to the Drinking Club this afternoon for college bowl games, manly conversation, and beer. It won’t be the same without my father, but …

Wednesday

Autobiographical Corner Whew. Another whirlwind holiday. When I rolled over at 6:10 a.m. yesterday morning, I couldn’t believe it was already time to get up. I was plastered to …

Monday

Still on my holiday spree. Just this today, from U.S. News & World Report: Abortion Debate Shows the Catholic Bishops’ Growing Influence.

Saturday

From Reader’s Digest: The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) just held a two-day summit about the hazards of “distracted driving,” which includes texting and talking on a cell phone …

Tuesday

Do-It-Yourself Energy Drink Energy drinks are the younger generation’s beverage. I enjoy ’em, but they’re expensive, are packed with sugar, lead to a later crash, and (I suspect) mess …

Monday

Return to the Gold Standard? When it comes to a return to the gold standard, my newest favorite financial writer, Randall Forsyth, vehemently disagrees with my older favorite financial …