Ranting

Memphasis > Turnip Greens, Peanuts and Personality

July 14th, 2011

LOCAL FLAVOR, AGED AND SEASONED

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Memphasis > Chain Reaction

July 7th, 2011

PASS THIS ON. My brother just sent me a chain letter. Within 10 minutes, a friend of his sent the same one. Both suggested it might be a column. Both are respected journalists, published authors – two seasoned guys who live in D.C. and wear their cynicism as proudly and visibly as a Heidelberg dueling scar – and both are suggesting I pimp a chain letter. I hate chain letters.

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Memphasis > Couple Of Firecrackers

June 30th, 2011

RUNNING FULL CIRCLE.

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Memphasis > Do The Math

June 23rd, 2011

LOOK FOR REAL ANSWERS. When our son was in the tenth grade at White Station, he had a substitute math teacher one semester. He was called out of retirement to teach the class and he was older than Copernicus. I know this because I thought he was already 100 when he taught me … or tried to teach me … trigonometry at White Station decades before. Seems Gaines had been up to ...

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Memphasis > Will’s Wisdom

June 16th, 2011

THE STILL WISE WILL ROGERS.

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