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English Biscuit Jar Holds Cookies Apr. 12, 2019

Antique or Junque

Q: Enclosed is a photo of a silver-footed container that I have. I was told it is a biscuit jar. Mar... Read More

Into the Quadragesima Mar. 15, 2019

Erick Erickson

In A.D. 324, Constantine became the undisputed ruler of the whole Roman Empire. Once secured in that... Read More

Do We Really Still Need Black History Month? Feb. 05, 2019

Daily Editorials

Every so often, even now, somebody asks why America needs a Black History Month, which kicks off tod... Read More

The Past Can Determine the Present, Future Feb. 04, 2019

Daily Editorials

In African culture, the griot, or storyteller, repeats the old stories and passes knowledge on to th... Read More

This 'Calling Card' Hasn't Expired Jan. 09, 2019

The Word Guy

When a TV weather forecaster described a November blast of cold air as "winter's calling card," I wo... Read More

A Reasonable Proposal Put Forth on 'Silent Sam' Dec. 11, 2018

Daily Editorials

Chancellor Carol Folt and the trustees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have come ... Read More

'The Favourite': Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman Rule in a Fabulously Nasty Historical Comedy Nov. 23, 2018

Screener

"The Favourite" is not your traditional historical biopic. In one scene, set in the royal bedchamber... Read More

Giving Thanks Nov. 22, 2018

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. A day of family gatherings, feasting, football and the ... Read More

My Summer Reading List Jul. 15, 2014

Succeeding in Your Business

It's hard to believe, but we are almost halfway through the summer season. Most of my clients are aw... Read More