A State of Mind

A STATE OF MIND: Background Checks: Selfie Nuts Take Over Manhattan

by Larry Floersch As we all know from high school, one of the basic tenets of quantum physics is that the very act of observing can alter the result. Now I know what you’re thinking. “But Lare, that only has relevance when you’re talking about quarks, Higgs bosons, and the Large Hadron Collider.” Don’t be […]

A STATE OF MIND: Ghost Herd in the Sky

by Larry Floersch I just saw a video on YouTube of cows doing tricks. I do not know if the person who posted that video did so to sound an alarm or just to scare the daylights out of people like me. These cows were not doing cute circus-type tricks — you know, jumping through flaming […]

A STATE OF MIND (column): Once Upon a $706 Bill

by Larry Floersch- My wife and I now find ourselves at that point in life where we are highly susceptible to advertisements for products designed to ease the pain of arthritis, maintain regularity, or keep our teeth (both natural and store-bought) in their assigned places. Included in this category are the pitches for miraculous vaccines […]