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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
It had been my plan to submit two columns to run while I would be on vacation. I have a self-imposed policy of taking only one week off from “What I Know” on roughly a quarterly basis, lest readers or...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I Know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I Know
By the time this is posted, the once-in- a-lifetime eclipse will be only hours away. As I wrote last week, I’ve been a little stressed by the buildup – the information overload (I learn of a new websi...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
Of all the signs of the times and indicators of why we’re all going to hell in a hand basket, I think I’ve boiled it down to some simple representations of “what’s wrong with kids these days.” If you’...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
The first time I heard anything about a solar eclipse was when I was a very young child, probably four or five years old. My parents had to go out of town for a funeral and they had a lady come to the...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
Lord help me, y’all, I lost my mind. In a moment of weakness, I agreed to let Lu celebrate her 9th birthday by inviting a few friends along for a “girls night out,” which she has had entirely planned...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
Technology continues to perplex and challenge me, even as I advance in my usage of it. Some of the smartphone features are downright creepy. And even though I used to jokingly say my phone isn’t that...
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