Forgetting is a choice (unless you have Alzheimer’s)

In September of last year, the German authorities decided to investigate and prosecute former Nazi death camp guards as accessories to murder before they were all dead. Remember that WWII was almost 70 years ago now, so survivors on all sides are dwindling. This has been in the news lately because several men in their …

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Let’s talk about socks, baby!

“No question, the socks are among the greatest things invented by humanity.” Honestly, I put fire and Oreos up there at the top of the cool-stuff-humans-have-made list, but I do agree with the heart of Ida Thomshinsky’s Google ebook Socks: socks are a wonderful thing that have been a long time in the making.  Let …

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