Category: "President Carter"

Wise Women Gone Mental

May 31st, 2010
No one at the public radio station warned Phoebe Hoss not to read the f-word. She?s 84, after all, with white hair and lovely manners. Perhaps the interviewer thought it unnecessary. Never mind, she read it anyway, although you didn?t hear it if you… more »

A Not-so-great Depression

January 29th, 2009
If bound and published, the stories of the early part of my parents? marriage might be titled ?Tales of the Great Depression.? Like the dreams of most people, theirs were thrown to the wind when the economy fell apart. The crash of 1929 cost… more »

The Oracle Speaks

August 27th, 2008
Hillary has spoken and it is good. Senator Clinton?s speech Tuesday night to assembled Democrats and watchers around the nation and the world was superb. The historian Michael Beschloss said it was the best he?d heard her give. Like a lot of… more »