Cellphone Bans

USA Today reported that "The Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI), an affiliate of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), examined insurance claims for crash damage in California, Connecticut, New York, and Washington D.C., before and after handheld [cellphone] bans took effect and found no reduction in crashes." Adrian Lund, president of IIHS, says she … Continue reading Cellphone Bans

Determines His Steps

As a Christian, I believe--indeed, I am set free to believe--that everything that happens is in some way meant to be, that all things occur according to the counsel of God's will, by his direction. As a Christian I am set free to believe that everything happens for a purpose, even if that purpose is … Continue reading Determines His Steps

What Nature Means or Represents to Me

A couple of my creative friends are going to write a screenplay about a recent camping trip we took to Havasupai. In preparation, they asked us each to write about what the trip meant to us. They also asked us to say what nature means to us. Dan was expecting a paragraph or so, and … Continue reading What Nature Means or Represents to Me