November 25, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott

Mrs. Brady.

Florence Henderson passed away today. She was 82 years old. I was once in a hot tub with Florence Henderson. We were soaking in a hot tub on the coast of California, and I looked over and recognized her. And … Continue reading

November 24, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott

Happy. Thanksgiving.

I’ve always thought of Thanksgiving as the most stable American holiday. It precludes any religious fights at the dinner table. People more or less agree on the menu — turkey and lots of it. It doesn’t have the same emotional … Continue reading

November 11, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott

Veterans Day

To all who have worn the uniform of our nation, who said good-bye to family and friends in order to serve our nation, to those who risked their lives, to those who were wounded and traumatized by the horrors of … Continue reading

November 9, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott


When life turns out differently, when it doesn’t work out according to our best hopes or dreams, or when we work and plan and do our best only to fail, or when we feel so right about an outcome but … Continue reading

November 2, 2016
by Dr. R. Scott

God. And. Baseball.

The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series tonight, and with this single victory the universe has given us a gift. The lowly Cubs, perennially cursed, burdened with various flukes of failure and discombobulated efforts, beloved by fans and derided … Continue reading