Does the good outweigh the bad concerning spring?
Steve Eighinger

Does the good outweigh the bad concerning spring?

Most of the time I feel I am "the glass is half-full" type of person. No matter how desperate the situation seems, I usually tell myself it could be worse and look for a positive thread.

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Those complementary fast-food items are key
Steve Eighinger

Those complementary fast-food items are key

Maybe it's the demands of my job, or possibly the preference of my palate, but over the years I feel I have become a connoisseur of quick-service restaurants.

What happened to all of the westerns?
Steve Eighinger

What happened to all of the westerns?

Maybe it's another sign of old age, I'm not sure. What I am sure of, however, is that I miss Westerns.

Who knows, the idea could be an udder success
Steve Eighinger

Who knows, the idea could be an udder success

It's time for our "Morons of the Month" feature, and I must say, this might be one of the strangest collection of medal winners ever assembled.

There's no age limit on rocking
Steve Eighinger

There's no age limit on rocking

The death last week of Peter Tork seemed to have struck a major nerve with not only myself, but also a lot of my fellow baby boomers.

'If a horse can't eat it, I don't wanna play on it.'
Steve Eighinger

'If a horse can't eat it, I don't wanna play on it.'

Tommy Lasorda, former manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers and one of baseball's all-time great ambassadors, once was asked about his love for the game. "There are only two seasons: winter and baseball," Lasorda said. Those words always have stuck with me.

Some sure signs that spring is here, or right around the corner
Steve Eighinger

Some sure signs that spring is here, or right around the corner

We're still a month away from the official first day of spring, but when that time arrives it will likely be at least somewhat anticlimactic. Spring has already sprung, at least in my world. All of the key signs of spring are with us, if you know where to

Ten years later, we're still having lunch
Steve Eighinger

Ten years later, we're still having lunch

It was 10 years ago that we began the virtual "Lunch with Steve" columns.

Nothing says 'I love you' like a love song
Steve Eighinger

Nothing says 'I love you' like a love song

Guys, we're two days from Valentine's Day. Do you have everything you need to impress your significant other? Candy? Check. Dinner reservations? Check. Music? What's that, you say? You do not have any tunes picked out to share on Cupid's favorite day? M

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Did Kris Kristofferson have a role in those license plates?

Earlier this week, I was working my way east on Maine Street when I managed to hit just about every red light possible. During those stops I started noticing the creativity of some license plates.