15 in 5

15 in 5

I have an unhealthy fear of car accidents. It’s likely because I’ve been in a couple of scary ones that were totally unavoidable. Hearing of the bus accident this week, I feel for the trucker who tried to avoid the bus as it crossed the center line. If you are texting and driving, DUI, speeding […]

Too Far, Ritzheimer. Way Too Far.

Too Far, Ritzheimer. Way Too Far.

Only having to write this column once a week is kind of a double-edged sword: on the one hand, I… well, I only have to write it once a week, which gives me leave to pursue my other passions (namely, running and Survivor). On the other hand, sometimes I catch wind of a news story […]

The X Factor

The X Factor

For as long as anyone can remember, the number 10 has been synonymous with greatness. Why that would be, I don’t know. On its surface, 10 is just another number, the one that comes between 9 and 11. Sure it might have a few neat qualities. It’s the first two-digit number in the base 10 […]