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A Year In the Numbers: The Ups and Downs of COVID-19 Data
COVID-19 has flooded reporters with daily data and I’ve been swimming in it for a year. Nearly every single day, I’ve...
Rum Diary: A Ramble Down Memory Lane in the Bahamas
If there is one thing I have really missed during the lockdown due to the pandemic, it’s traveling. Especially with...
Cult of Ignorance: A Journey Down Blue Highways into Deep...
I was driving through southern Georgia on Tuesday afternoon, when I first heard of the murders in the...
Should We Continue to Allow Legislation by Phone After...
Legislating by phone and not in front of constituents is a questionable idea.
All Things Being Equal: We Are Becoming the Internet
Tech has given voice to anyone who can log into venues like Twitter, Facebook, or even the Flyer website — myself a...
To Those Who Can’t Stay Home
As I write this from my couch, nearly a year into working from home due to the pandemic, I am experiencing both...
Dream Safaris: Savoring the Treasures of a Difficult Year
We are coming up on the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 lockdowns. It’s been a tough year for everyone. My family...
Pipkin Parade: Roughing it in the Vaccination Line
You do feel the needle going in. Don’t let anybody tell you otherwise. And, depending on the day’s weather, it’s...
Donald Trump’s flight to the border — six days after the Capitol insurrection — focused the nation on the...
COVID, Kroger, and History
I live in Midtown, Memphis. There’s a Kroger a few blocks away, where I shop. The parking lot is very tight and...
Judge Lipman Oversees New COVID Protections for Jailed Inmates
Memphis Public Libraries’ Five Fridays of Jazz Returns Tonight
Shower With Hitchcock at the Time Warp Drive-In
Corker Looks Back — and Forward: Tried to “Count”
Tom Lee Park Funding Hits Milestone