Global Warming Makes Leaves Change Color in August

We know it must be global warming because everything in the weather is caused by global warming. Right? CBS Pittsburgh reports, “Experts: Record Cold Summer Leads To Changing Leaves in August.” Pittsburgh is dealing with one of the coldest summers in history and it’s having an effect on the trees. Friday morning temperatures fell into the 40s in Western Pennsylvania. Meteorologists say these cold temperatures are leading to trees changing colors in the middle of August. “This is extraordinary Read more […]

Ten Commandments Displays in Surprising Places

There’s a nationwide effort to re-introduce Americans to the Ten Commandments via billboards. “The newest posting is on a billboard near Shubert, Pa. Earlier billboards were posted in Las Vegas, Nashville, Jacksonville, Los Angeles and Branson, Mo.” What many Americans do not know that there are copies of the Ten Commandments in buildings and courthouses across America. Chief Justice Warren Burger noted in his majority opinion in Lynch v. Donnelly (1984), the Supreme Court Chamber Read more […]

We Need More Judges Like This Man

I received news from my aunt that the mother of a family I grew up with in Pittsburgh had just died. She was 87 years old. The O’Briens were our next door neighbors. After hearing the news, my mother, who will turn 91 in March, and I reminisced about the good times we had growing up with the O’Briens and other families on the street where we lived. I keep in touch with their oldest daughter. We are the same age and graduated from the same high school. She blew up my pet toad. It’s a funny Read more […]