Past Articles


In Defense of Vladimir Putin

Dear Diary, "Russia is behind it. They were the ones who shot down that plane." That was the line given to us by one of our fellow parishioners at the 8 a.m. service, in Maryland, on Sunday. Oh my... he is losing his mind, we thought. How would he know who shot down a plane over 4,000 miles away?...

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“The Rebels Attacked Our Camp… and Started Shooting at Our Helicopter”

Dear Diary, "The rebels attacked our camp. We had to make a run for it. The government troops, who...

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The Dumbest Investment Mistake You Can Make

Dear Diary, There are thousands... millions... gazillions of dots in the universe. Today, we connect two of them. First,...

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The Accelerators of Change

A CENTURY AGO, one out of every three US workers worked in agriculture. Today, the number is less than...

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There Is No Security in Bonds Right Now

Dear Diary, US stocks dropped yesterday, after news broke that someone shot down a Malaysian passenger airplane over eastern...

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Was This Sexist?

Dear Diary, Let us begin with some criticism from a reader: "What you said about Janet Yellen is disrespectful...