Six dire predictions for 2013

By: Scott Morefield Despite the best prognostications of the ancient Mayans, Jim Jones, the Millerites, Heaven’s Gate, and a gazillion other doomsday cults and would-be prophets who predicted we’d be long gone by now, it looks like 2013 will be coming right on schedule, with bells on. So, with Christmas behind us and the New… Read more »

Will they win the war on Christmas?

By: Scott Morefield Boston, Massachusetts became the first major city to rename their official decorated tree from ‘Christmas Tree’ to ‘Holiday Tree’ in 2005, prompting the Nova Scotian logger who donated the tree to proclaim that he’d rather see it cut up and tossed in a wood chipper than call it a ‘holiday’ tree. In… Read more »

Five ways to prevent ‘Zombie Apocalypse’ at work

By: Scott Morefield The AMC drama The Walking Dead has quickly become one of the most watched programs on cable television. Its unique blend of compelling, easy to root for characters and depressing apocalyptic scenery filled with brain-dead, flesh-eating zombies keeps viewers on the edge of their seats and conversations around water-coolers buzzing the next… Read more »