We're the last generation that will ever sit with a box of old, faded photographs, my husband pointed out when he saw me poring over old family snapshots and portraits the other day.When our grandchildren want to see old photos, they'll need access to our computers, our phones, our cloud, where . . .
Thanks, Mary Costanza, for this! I've always lived by this creed and have the reputation to prove it.One day at work, an elderly redneck client told a racist joke at a meeting in the presence of an African American colleague of mine. Everyone ignored it, even other colleagues. I was not . . .
I have decided to stick with love.Hate is too great a burden to bear.-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.For those of you too young to remember,this is the way it wasin the 1960s South.Law enforcement set dogs on protesters.Civil rights workers were murdered.Makes a little pepper spray look tame in . . .
As kids in upstate New York, we didn't encounter the breadth of ethnicities we do in our everyday life today. For example, I didn't go to school with black kids until three moved to our town when I was in high school. I can't remember when I first saw an Asian of any kind, except in a Chinese . . .
I dug into a salad at the mall food court, while ago, after a morning of retail therapy. Bored, I scrolled through news stories on my PDA and found this:TAMPA - Human remains in an algae-covered minivan discovered Wednesday deep in a western Broward County canal might be connected with a missing . . .