Month: December 2012

What my daddy taught me about guns

Have you ever seen the holiday film classic, “A Christmas Story?” Set in 1940s Indiana, it’s the charming tale of young Ralphie, whose only wish for Christmas is a Red Ryder BB gun. Poor Ralphie is constantly rebuffed by the adults in his life, who warn him, “You’ll shoot your eye out.” During this shattered…
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TV weathermen spread junk science about the climate

Here in Atlanta, we’ve had a string of days in which the temperature has hovered around seventy degrees — more representative of late spring than late autumn. The balmy weather has left me in a funk. Sure, I’ve enjoyed the chance to put my toddler on the back of my bike and take her out…
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