We soon learned that investigative reporting, which had seemed so exciting on the big screen, usually turned out to be a slog through boring official documents and yellowing news stories in the paper’s morgue.
I used to be scared to fly because of the airline food. Now I worry about having my front teeth knocked out and being dragged off the plane by airport goons before I’ve even had a chance to look at the In-Flight magazine.
While the smell of old books might be hard to describe in any great detail, one whiff can send us back to days spent in the library, rummaging through our grandparents’ bookcases or poking around in a vintage bookstore.
Most college students still are in the process of maturing. They can be reckless, impulsive, violent, careless and verging on crazy – behaviors often fueled by alcohol. And some of our state lawmakers want to add guns to the mix?
What keeps echoing in the back of my head is the phrase: elections have consequences. My blood pressure rises when I think about how the outcome of the election might have been different if just a few thousand more of those marchers from key states had voted on Election Day instead of waiting until afterward to protest the results.
High School students from Fort Mill were broadcast across the U.S. Thursday morning as they performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.The Nation Ford High School Band was one of eight high school bands selected to perform in the parade.
Courtesy of Mark Keenen
Fort Mill students marched in New York for Thanksgiving
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