The October edition of 'Found on Facebook'
Steve Eighinger

The October edition of 'Found on Facebook'

We welcome October today, and with that the monthly edition of "Found on Facebook." You know the usual disclaimer. These are all true posts on Facebook, with the accompanying smart-aleck comments provided by yours truly.

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Are you kidding? I don't even like to go outside
Steve Eighinger

Are you kidding? I don't even like to go outside

A few days ago a friend of mine e-mailed me a list of questions to answer. "Be truthful," he said. "Then send your answers back to me." He told me these things are making the rounds on social media.

Sherlock Holmes tops list of favorite TV, movie crime solvers
Steve Eighinger

Sherlock Holmes tops list of favorite TV, movie crime solvers

Ever since I was a wee lad — yes, at one time I wore clothing with tags lower than "3XL" — I envisioned myself as a private detective or police investigator, much like Humphrey Bogart in those old black-and-white films.

Most of those 2020 baseball rules are solid
Steve Eighinger

Most of those 2020 baseball rules are solid

Some random thoughts on a gorgeous fall day ... We're less than a week away from the Major League Baseball postseason, an event we had no idea would even be possible a few months ago.

Patrick, Olbermann lead ESPN all-time greats
Steve Eighinger

Patrick, Olbermann lead ESPN all-time greats

Part of me says it is not possible, but ESPN is marking its 41st anniversary this month.

As fall arrives, so does a stronger sense of hope
Steve Eighinger

As fall arrives, so does a stronger sense of hope

Since late March I have felt as if I have been caught in some kind of crazy time warp. A serious, serious crazy time warp.

Common sense and criminals not necessarily compatible
Steve Eighinger

Common sense and criminals not necessarily compatible

Common sense can be a big help for a would-be criminal. Of course, if you're considering a life of crime that common-sense thing is obviously a problem already. But that's another story for a another day.

007 music as important as villains, gadgets and girls
Steve Eighinger

007 music as important as villains, gadgets and girls

The countdown continues. So does the anticipation. While the next James Bond movie, "No Time to Die," doesn't hit theaters until late November, we've tried to keep all the 007 fans' collective appetite whetted with occasional columns.

This promises to be a fall unlike any other
Steve Eighinger

This promises to be a fall unlike any other

Officially, autumn does not "begin" until later this month. But I think for the majority of people, Labor Day weekend traditionally means summer is over and fall has arrived.

Girl Scout cookie lineup gets new addition
Steve Eighinger

Girl Scout cookie lineup gets new addition

My taste buds are already in a state of anticipation. A new cookie flavor is joining the Girl Scout lineup in 2021 -- "Toast-Yay!"