Profile of Ed Smith

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  • Under new management

    Perhaps some of you remember that old John Denver song: If you ask how I'm doin’ here without you,I'd like to say I’m doin’ fine and I do, but we ...

  • Kiss your end goodbye

    “Armageddon is upon us!” That’s what preachers and pastors used to shout from the pulpits of my youth at the least provocation.“The end is ...

  • War and Sandy

    The last two weeks are weeks that should not have been.Not for the people in New York, or Staten Island, or the Jersey Shore or dozens of other ...

  • Happy anniversary

    I think he was awake during the first few moments of that event, so he should have known what he was saying, although he wasn’t lucid for very ...

  • What's it all about?

    Neither am I at the moment. I don’t understand the process, I don’t understand Americans and I don’t understand Brad Cabaña. Brad Cabaña? What's ...

  • Of mouses and me

    That headline caught my eye at once. I know the younger generation(s) are rapidly leaving me behind. Actually, I’m not sure where any of us are ...

  • Stupid is as stupid does

    I know, I know. There have been columns which seemed to point in that general direction. I have apologized for them on many occasions and don’t ...

  • Needed — makeover facials

    Between Obama and Romney, and Dunderdale and Osborne it’s more than challenging to hazard a guess as to which way the cookies will crumble. I ...

  • With you in mind

    Such as getting back to school or getting back to work. All kinds of wonderful things begin after the summer. It’s only natural, therefore, that ...

  • For I was weak and you protected me

    My father always said that the two most difficult Sundays in the year for which to prepare sermons were Christmas and Easter. When I found myself ...