UNCA DARRELL (the real one) has a new and very interesting project on the workbench. Until further notice I'll cut my blogging to one item a day, at most, posted overnight or in the early daylight hours. Once you see it, you're dismissed for the day. And if you don't see it then, it ain't coming.
FRIDAY neighbor Dearing L. Garner, friends Chris Perkins (dentist) and Bob Bufkin, and three others (including two physicians) departed for a medical mission trip to orphanges and villages in Africa. We pray for safe travel as these volunteer missionaries tend to the physical and spiritual health of those they meet.
AND HE still thinks "Obama critics" -- that would be you and me -- are mental defectives with big noses, insufficient hair, bad teeth, weak chins, and terrific overbites, and that we take dictation from Mr. Limabaugh.
Nice touch for a newspaper that's hemorrhaging readers in a city that -- perhaps it is no coincidence -- regards Mr. Limbaugh rather highly:
PRESIDENT OBAMA has asked Paul Volcker to lead a review of our tax code. As reported, the mission statement is a bit of a mish-mash:
White House officials disclosed the tax initiative on Tuesday, saying they intend to explore ways to better enforce the current code [and] improve it by eliminating corporate subsidies and untangling its many complexities. . . .