For Father's Day I gave Sam four white buckets and some blue cargo shorts. When I bought the buckets, a lady in the parking lot rolled her window down and hollered, "Those are fishing buckets! Wish I was fishing!"
Actually, they don't. Whether you're a butcher, a baker or a candlestick maker, you make more if you're a man.
Almost 475 years ago Hernando de Soto's Spanish expedition arrived in what is now the Columbus, Starkville and West Point, Mississippi area, exploring the land and encountering the Chickasaw.
Thursday, I spent a couple hours with Uncle Bunky watching him work his wonders at Camp Rising Sun.
There is a website that purports to expose "myths about the economy and government," Cry Wolf Project.
There is something I have never understood about the argument over global warming.
Younger Americans can hardly imagine a time when you had to visit a library to research the population of Phoenix in 1980.
When media visit Camp Rising Sun, they are allowed to interview campers. There is just one rule: Don't mention the "C" word.
There's nothing as depressing as asking young people whether they plan to participate in the election and hearing them tell you they have no idea which candidate to be for or what the differences are or, worse, that it doesn't matter.
The email came from a woman who I will call "Anna" for the sake of protecting her identity and her current job.
Of the 60 people who co-founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in 1909, only seven were, in fact, "colored."
One of the more positive influences of social media and the Internet -- aside from the ability to more easily share cat videos -- is crowdfunding, which allows people from all over the world to contribute money to what they deem to be a worthy cause.
The White House Council of Economic Advisers says Mississippi is leaving $1.38 billion cash money on the table. How so?
They are Life's Little Annoyances, the inconveniences too small to be considered serious, yet big enough to make us temporarily insane.
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