The life expectancy of a man in the United States is between 76 and 77 years. The rate of dementia doublesĀ every five years upon reaching the age of 65. Most staggering is that between the ages of 80 and 85, …..

Last week I went to a solemn mass, one in which the story of Jesus being crucified is laid out in agonizing detail, from his best of friends and supporters denying they even knew him to the excruciating physical pain …..

My Democrat friends think of me as Republican and my Republican friends think I’m a Democrat. Maybe that’s because I’m neither. Why would anyone be so tunnel-visioned and myopic? Let’s begin with the weighty topic of the all-powerful having the …..

 

Forty years ago something seismic happened in Chicago: the Democratic machine candidate for mayor, indeed the current mayor …..