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History Of My “Demon” Obsession

Later this afternoon, the Warner Robins Demons football team tries to win the school’s fourth state title in their history. They won titles in 1976, 1981, 1988 and 2004. This is their eighth appearance in the state final and third straight time they have made it to the title...

Invasion Of The SmartPhones

Forget the invasion of the body snatchers, today our society has been taken over by the smartphone.  They are everywhere.  Just talk a walk on a city sidewalk and you will easily spot them.  We are all looking at our smartphones.  Some are glued to them without regards to...

Friday Flashback: Warner Robins vs. Starr’s Mill 2000 Playoff Game

Tonight the Warner Robins Demons will play the Starr’s Mill Panthers in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class 5A state semifinals. The last time they played each other was in the 2000 playoffs and I was there on November 24, 2000 in the rain, watching in disbelief as...

‘Tis Another Shopping Season

Here we are again.  We have had “Black Friday”, “Small Business Saturday” and now “Cyber Monday” as retailers urge us to do our Christmas shopping for the season.  Ready or not, it is here.  Last year Americans spent over $1 Trillion in retail purchases. I saw a statistic this...

The No-Turkey Thanksgiving

People go crazy over turkey for their main course as part of the traditional Thanksgiving meal.  Even before I became a vegetarian, I was never a fan of turkey.  I don’t care how you cooked it, it was gonna be dry and had to be soaked in something.  Growing...

Would Jesus Wear A Jesus Tie?

Ever been around someone who is extreme or gung ho about Jesus? Yep, I can see your eyerolling right now. I have recently been around someone like this and it’s annoying. I have no problem with someone being excited about their relationship with Jesus but some folks take it...

Football Chatter

I was thinking about my football teams today and I’m not sure how this season is going to end.  Let me start with the high school level… My “adopted” Georgia High School football team, Warner Robins, is playing the Rome Wolves for the third year in a row in...

Help Wanted: Good Employees Need Not Apply

The workplace can be difficult enough with the challenges and hurdles in doing your job.  It is made even more difficult when other employees don’t pull their own weight or managers fail to deal with the problem employees. It has become an alarming trend in the workplace.  Maybe we...

Freewrite Traveler: Fact or Fiction?

I am a sucker for new gadgets so when I saw an advertisement a new word processing device called the Freewrite Traveler from Astrohaus, it was one of those things I HAD to have. Astrohaus had developed the first Freewrite machine, which was a larger version of the Traveler...