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NASCAR & Sergeant Schultz Know Nothing

Clinton, S.C., Saturday, March 22, 2014, 11:02 a.m. NASCAR. Can’t live with it. Can’t live without it. This has been a week where the little imaginary men pop up on my shoulder. The devil on my right and the angel … Continue reading

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Words for the Ages, Notably this One

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, July 14, 2013, 12:58 p.m. Sometimes I sit behind the first-base dugout at a baseball game and wonder why it is that all the people around me can see the strike zone better than the ump standing … Continue reading

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Meditations on a Sleeping Child

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, July 4, 2013, 8:48 a.m. It’s Independence Day, and the hope for the future is curled up to my left, dead to the world, impossible to awaken, with visions of video games undoubtedly dancing in his head. … Continue reading

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Why I Ain’t Feeling So Hot Myself

I don’t consider myself old yet. I don’t act old. A little while ago, I took advantage of the Tuesday night specials at a local restaurant that are provided those who are over 50, and I tend to have supper … Continue reading

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His Was a Grand Tour

George Jones was 81. He was perhaps the best example of one of those sayings credited to many: “If I’d known I was going to live this long, I would’ve taken better care of myself.” But forget all those outlandish … Continue reading

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