A good many summer vacations in my childhood were spent on my grandparents’ farm in northwest Missouri.
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Every so often, history offers a story that’s so improbable there’s no way it could be true. Yet once in the proverbial blue moon, one defies the odds and turns out to have really happened.
You never know when a formative childhood experience can have a lasting legacy. Consider the impact of a toddler’s harrowing trip 150 years ago.
What do presidential campaigns and the Christmas shopping season have in common? They both keep starting earlier and earlier.
Sometimes, amid man’s cruelty to his fellow man, a ray of kindness shines through. One such episode happened 70 years ago.