My philosophy, when surrounded by family, has been to avoid conversations that may cast a light on a person's misfortune or failures. Egos should be left with coats at the front door during holiday gatherings
September is National Suicide Awareness Month so we did some digging on how Idaho ranked in suicide mortality rate. The stats were shocking and many may not even realize how much of a problem it is in our state.
With Greek insolvency threatening to upend the global order I decided to put a happy face on the tragedy. My own lyrics but a favorite childhood jingle:
What breaks down banks, alone or in droves
And makes a Democrat sound
A buck, a buck, a valuable thing
Everyone knows we’re bankrupt
We're bankrupt, we're bankrupt
It’s sad, it’s a decrepit ploy
We're bankrupt, we're bankrupt, it’s sad
It’s a dec
A couple of weeks ago I mentioned on-air there was economic trouble ahead. I’m not reading this in America’s largest newspapers or hearing it on TV network news. Most of the reporting on troubled waters is coming from overseas. The business trade journals in this country are giving some coverage as you can read here but it’s limited and most Americans aren’t reading these publications...