Dr. Ron Barnes is a columnist for The Daily Courier.
Travel back with me to the late ’30s.
Later this week the Olympic Games begin.
I suspect most of us can recall stories we heard or read back when we were youngsters.
If you are young, you need to know. If you are in your later years, it’s important to remember.
“It was the day before Christmas and all through the House and Senate. . . . “
Let’s take a few minutes, shall we, to spend with our memories.
Remember that old saw, “We are our own worst enemy?”
When confronted with questions and uncertainty about the human condition, and specifically, why an individual would commit such a heinous act against innocent people
“He is, you know, amazing!” In one short sentence I have included the three most frequently used words in most everyone’s vocabulary.
Remember Bertrand Russell’s statement? “It has been said that man is a rational animal.