I watched the salute honoring the Class of 2020 on May 16. I was impressed with the many hours of preparation, variety of students and others taking time to make it a memorable event.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker gives short shrift to the workers in Illinois. The system he initiated to comply with the COVID-19 pandemic is one of the most rigid of the 50 states.
"State of Hypocrisy" -- Illinois has a new nickname. We are all too familiar with the various mandates handed down by the Illinois governor. But why do the same rules not apply in his beloved Chicago?
Getting my parents to talk about their parents during my childhood in Colorado was always difficult. However, my father, would talk about his mother's death during the great pandemic (a scary word) of 1918.
The use of hydraulic fracturing to extract oil from shale -- fracking -- has made America the world's largest oil producer. Domestic oil production is roughly 13 million barrels a day, up from 5 million in 2008.
Thinking of President Donald Trump. I'm reminded of another of Grandmother's sayings.
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