Tom Purcell

Posted February 01, 2016

The Girl Scout cookie season is upon us which means people with nothing better to do will criticize Girl Scout cookies. According to the International Business Times, one critic, a professor of medicine and public health at the University of Arizona, says it makes no sense for the Girl Scouts to sell something so unhealthy.

Posted January 19, 2016

Here's something you don't see in the winter much anymore: unsupervised kids sledding alone.

Posted January 19, 2016

Heres something you dont see in the winter much anymore: unsupervised kids sledding alone.

Posted January 12, 2016

The smart car is upon us and self-driving automobiles soon will be commonplace which will be the buzz at this week's 2016 Detroit Auto Show.

Posted January 12, 2016

The smart car is upon us and self-driving automobiles soon will be commonplace - which will be the buzz at this week's 2016 Detroit Auto Show.

Posted January 05, 2016

The state of the American male is in shambles, and I cite three pieces of evidence as proof:

Posted December 29, 2015

If you think our benevolent federal government is too big, this will agitate you: The government is advising us on New Year's resolutions.

Posted December 29, 2015

If you think our benevolent federal government is too big, this will agitate you: The government is advising us on New Year's resolutions.

Posted December 22, 2015

I don't know why so many people get so bent out of shape at this time every year. I thought we were supposed to be merry.

Posted December 15, 2015

Open enrollment is making me miserable.

Posted December 08, 2015

Last week was an ugly day for civil discourse.

Posted December 01, 2015

Americans, particularly millennials, are becoming less religious these days.

Posted November 24, 2015

Do you realize we've been giving thanks for almost 400 years?

Posted November 17, 2015

I'm often out of touch with our rapidly changing culture norms.

Posted November 09, 2015

"I had no idea that many men and women have served our country in our armed forces."

Posted November 03, 2015

Last week the WHO released a report that argues that meat eating can cause cancer - that colon cancer and, possibly, stomach cancer are caused by processed meats, such as ham, sausages and bacon.

Posted November 02, 2015

The World Health Organization is the United Nations' public-health arm. I think we should change its name to the World Killjoy Organization at least where its position on meat eating is concerned.

Posted October 27, 2015

Americans are abandoning the traditional family in big numbers.

Posted October 13, 2015

Too many college-age kids are unable to care for their most basic needs, which doesn't bode well for my future.

Posted October 06, 2015

"I'm fed up with politics and the country is going down the drain."