Dennis Sullivan

George Carlin is the greatest comedian of all time. Some “best of” lists put Pryor first and Carlin next but others say Carlin is a league all his own.

I don’t know what your history classes were like in school but, when you studied the Civil War, were you taught the South had the “bad guys?”

If you surf the Internet for “letter-writing,” you will find a scad of links bemoaning the disappearance of the “art.” That’s what they say, they say letter-writing is an art, a competency that’s g

I have often wondered what it’d be like to be the grandson of George Wallace, the former four-term governor of Alabama.

For my Latin student of 52 years ago, Thomas Halley (1952-2017). Requiescas in pace, amice.

When the British neurologist Oliver Sacks’s 46-page “Gratitude” appeared in print in November 2015, Sacks had already been dead for three months.

In many cultures throughout the ages, there are periods of time when the boundary line between this world and the “other” grows thin and those on the other crossover to visit us.

Do you use irony in your conversations? It’s when you say the opposite of what you mean.

In the April 14, 2017 edition of the “Independent,” an article appeared by Katie Foster called “Children as young as 13 attending ‘smartphone rehab’ as concerns grow over screen time.”

During a baseball game on television the other night, one of the players smashed a home run into the right-field stands.

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