It’s hard to read the newspapers these days; they are a litany of crime, cruelty, lies and bad news. I often ask myself, “Is today worse than it was when I was a boy?” Today almost everyone has a cell phone and is ready to take pictures; no person’s life is private anymore. Rotten news makes the headlines and if that isn’t enough for you, take out a subscription to the National Enquirer. The Enquirer is the antidote to those who want to be celebrities. Week after week, issue after issue, the Enquirer gives us sensational stories of cheating, crime, scandals and divorces. Enquirer readers love to be able to say, "Look at so and so, crying again … married only two months and his wife found him cheating."
Today I received another "special mailing." The writer tells me that through a stroke of fortune he has found a PhD genius who ... Log in or subscribe to continue reading.