Articles for category: Opinion and Editorial

A Guide to the 12 Judges of Israel

In the book of Judges we learn about the Judges of Israel. Before Israel had kings that ruled there were judges. These judges were not like our judges today. They did have judicial power like today’s judges but they were also the leader of Israel’s army. Here is a guide to the 12 Judges of ...

NHL Playoffs 2010 Opening Night Preview

The NHL playoffs 2010 officially begin tonight. With the NHL playoffs for 2010 opening night, four first round series will start the road to the Stanley Cup. There are two series openers each in the East and West, with the defending Stanley Cup champions opening it all up. In addition, there are two former champions ...

Momo: The Missouri Bigfoot Monster of 1971

During the summer of 1972, newspapers all across the country picked up the story of “Momo”. Momo is a short abbreviation of Missouri. MO is the abbreviation, and when you say this shortened name twice, you get the word Momo. This United States monster story happened in a small town that is located in northeast ...

Little Known Facts About Left Handers

Are you a left hander? A southpaw? I am. Since only a mere 10% of the American and European population is left handed, I am in a minority. But, at least I’m in good company. Famous people and celebrities such as Ronald Reagan, George Bush, Bill Clinton, Dr. Albert Schweitzer, Jay Leno, Mark Twain, Natalie ...

Five Lessons We Can Learn from Meredith Grey

Seeing how most of what we flop down and flip through on television is pure candy for the mind, I started thinking hard about my favorite brain taffy, Grey’s Anatomy. If I’m so attached to this hour long show, what could I possibly be getting out of it besides pure entertainment? It wasn’t until after ...

Top Ten Songs by the Temptations

The Temptations were Motown’s flagship group of its classic period. Through countless lineup changes and deaths, the band soldiers on to the present day some 20+ members later. With 40 years of hits, the group is one of the greatest of the popular era. Their songs like My Girl, Ain’t Too Proud To Beg, Get ...

Real World 2010 New Orleans

Yes, I have been watching the Real Wold since it aired, way back when, the first cast, I fondly remember you. This popular reality MTV series has been around for twenty-four seasons. Wow. I do have to say that I am not surprised. Creators Mary Ellis Bunim and Jonathan Murray were first in reality tv, ...

How to Win Writing Contests

Winning a writing contest not only gives you happiness and joy, but can also get you much needed attention. Winning is impressive, but you have to first astonish the judges with your entry before you even have a chance at winning. In most contests, judges quickly decide who’s in and who’s out. There are many ...