Why Dinosaurs Are Overrated

The history of life exhibit in the Field Musuem in Chicago is divided into six major periods of earth’s 4.54 billion years. Last summer, as I walked through each of the six sections, skeletons of animals … Read More

Why You Should Stop Eating Vanilla Ice Cream

The Vanilla Virus is rampant. It’s already infected millions, and it may be getting worse.   It’s hit the event planners ordering T-shirts. “How many of each size should we get?” they ask. “I don’t … Read More

Why is Jack Always the Hero?

Has anyone ever noticed how many heroic characters in movies, tv shows, or books are named Jack? It’s a bit out of control.   To name a few: Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean) … Read More