Category Archives: Current Events

50 Things I’m Thankful For in 2017

The trash truck That I can get my email on my phone Warm showers Printer paper Masters Seminary That my computer has lasted a long time Forgiveness and Grace Costco Eric Metaxas Grapefruit Paper towels That a day is only … Continue reading

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Insider Magazine: A baseball hero’s heroes by Jill Painter

(A version of this story originally appeared in the ninth edition of the 2017 Dodger Insider Magazine.)   Every home game during the middle of the second inning, the Dodgers recognize a member of the armed forces near the Dodgers … Continue reading

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We Owe You Our Freedom–Thank You

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My Field of Memories: I See the New Dodgers and Summon the Old By GEORGE VECSEY

Ticketless fans of the Brooklyn Dodgers tried to sneak a peek during a World Series game at Ebbets Field in 1953. Credit Arthur Brower/The New York Times The home uniforms remind me of my tormented youth — blue and red … Continue reading

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Columbus Day — and its Enemies By Charles Lipson

You don’t have a buy a party hat or uncork the champagne. It’s a minor holiday. But Columbus Day is still worth celebrating, and those who attack it are worth rebutting. The focus should not be the navigator himself. He … Continue reading

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Off The Wall: Take Comfort in Her –Mike Rowe

Mike – I live in Las Vegas, and I’ve seen you here often. Once, in the lobby at Mandalay Bay. We’re all shattered here, obviously. A comforting word from you would go a long way… Molly Carr Hi Molly I’m … Continue reading

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How Baseballs Are Made

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