So much in deflation these days...gas prices, the European economy, and footballs.
There once was a fellow named Anderson, who became a head coach at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In fact he had a thought it a dream job. Then, after a short while, he changed his mind and decided it wasn't such a dream job after all. In fact, the job was downright nightmare. So he left Madison rather hur...
January 22, 2015 - 10:03pm
The Farm Bleat
Back when I was in the eighth grade at then-Worthington Area Junior High School, I faced my biggest decision ever about class offerings.
I could enroll in one full-year elective as a freshman.
It doesnt sound like that big of a deal, until you hear the options.
For me, the decision waivered between enrolling in Agriculture 9 and following in the FFA footsteps of my two older brothers (yes, back...
January 22, 2015 - 4:44am
She didn't want to be weighed in front of her entire gym class, so 13-year-old Ireland Hobart Hoch said no. But instead of respect for her decision, what she got was a visit to the principal's office.
Her response to all the tsk-tsking, as reported in the Des Moines (Iowa) Register: "I really wasn't comfortable with anybody but my mom and doctor knowing my weight. For another person to know - ...
December 10, 2014 - 9:50am
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijoles negros.
Now, Americans have discovered that black beans not only are uniquely delicious but nutritious as well.
Few foods have as solid a nutritional profile as black beans. They are loaded wi...
February 08, 2013 - 2:31pm