Malcolm Young’s riffs will live forever

Malcolm Young’s riffs will live forever

My best friend Danny Alexander and I bought AC/DC‘s “Back in Black” at the Fisher’s Big Wheel in the summer of 1980. The sliver of vinyl in the jet-black cover cost $5.99. Over the nearly 40 years since, I’ve bought new copies of that...
Bob Sheridan is no victim

Bob Sheridan is no victim

As expected, some have taken issue with my recent criticism of outgoing Scranton School Board President Bob Sheridan — particularly my assertion that a high school dropout has no business overseeing a school district with more than 10,000 students and an annual...
Thoughts, prayers and faith without works

Thoughts, prayers and faith without works

Here we are again, another mass murder of innocents by a loser with a high-powered weapon. Everyone takes to Facebook and Twitter to send “thoughts and prayers” and argue for and against gun control/mental health funding. In a few days, the national...