Low River Levels Threaten River Commerce I was quoted in the Webster-Kirkwood Times yesterday. The writer made me seem much more eloquent than I really am.


A Campaign About Nothing?

Talk about "vapid." On "Morning Joe" today (click for link), the panelists sat around and complained about how little substance there is in this year's presidential campaign. "Am I the only one depressed here?" asks Joe. Then the other panelists groan and say yes, they, too, are depressed by this state of affairs. They of … Continue reading A Campaign About Nothing?

Rescue At Sea

It was actually refreshing to read this story today, about the rescue of Abby Sunderland: ...The countries involved in the rescue effort have brushed off questions about the cost of the rescue and have no plans to seek recompense. Rescues at sea are a no-cost agreement under international conventions regarding maritime search and rescue operations. … Continue reading Rescue At Sea