Tom Dugger, 69, is executive director for Families and Communities Together in Hannibal, Mo. He grew up in Carlinville, Ill. Dugger is married with one adult son, and he enjoys working on small mechanical projects.
After a year's worth of bad judgments, bad ideas and bad actions, it's time to crown the 2017 Morons of the Year. To be eligible, today's top three had to have earned gold-medal status during one of the preceding 12 months.
This is the week most people like to finalize their resolutions for the New Year. Rarely have I ever made out such a list since it only leads to disappointment. This year is no different. I'm abstaining from the process -- again.
It was way back in 2008 when my alter ego, Stevie Love, began offering advice for the lovelorn. I'm not sure how many relationships the potentate of passion has helped, but his advice always solidifies his standing as the baron of carin'.