Fireworks light up Georgia wallets

2:00 pm Jul. 5, 2016

After hosting four nights of backyard fireworks my DeKalb neighborhood was named the most noisily patriotic in metro Atlanta.

At times, as windows rattled, I was unsure if my neighbors were celebrating America or defending it.


Georgia gators a success story

1:33 pm Jun. 27, 2016

Nothing makes a young person respect nature more than fleeing from it in terror.

In the 1970s, during what seemed like an annual school trip to the Okefenokee Swamp, I made the mistake of walking near

Smartphone users pay to be spied on

12:21 pm Jun. 6, 2016

If you have a smartphone you are paying a lot of money for companies to spy on you.

Personally, I have no problem with Google, Apple, Facebook or [insert trendy company here] keeping track of my

F-16s scrambled after Delta flight goes silent

10:20 am May. 27, 2016

After a hard day of browsing the Internet and occasionally typing something I am sometimes so tired I fall asleep while driving home parked on I-285.

Being immobile in rush hour traffic I am probably not