We'll get through this; we're Americans — that's what we do
Steve Eighinger

We'll get through this; we're Americans — that's what we do

This an extremely sobering time to be a citizen of America. In fact, it is an incredibly sobering time to be a citizen of the world.

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Inspiring news, concerning news and some nightly hope
Steve Eighinger

Inspiring news, concerning news and some nightly hope

A few thoughts as we continue to try and work our way this pandemic together. º Drew Brees, the veteran NFL quarterback of the Saints, has donated $5 million toward COVID-19 assistance in Louisiana, particularly in his home city of New Orleans.

That next baseball lunch is on hold
Steve Eighinger

That next baseball lunch is on hold

That next hamburger is going to taste absolutely wonderful. And I'll probably have my customary side order of fried mushrooms, too. Unfortunately, I'm going to have to wait awhile on both.

Hey, we're all in this together
Steve Eighinger

Hey, we're all in this together

Facebook often provides us entertainment, allows us to laugh at the world. Other times, this crazy, addictive form of social media lifts us up. Each month I like to offer my favorite Facebook posts.

Remember, it's a temporary norm
Steve Eighinger

Remember, it's a temporary norm

In recent days I have found myself trying to determine whether or not we are living in the "new norm," or as I prefer, a "temporary norm."

Coronavirus situation helps put things in perspective
Steve Eighinger

Coronavirus situation helps put things in perspective

At first, I was depressed. All of this fuss over the coronavirus forcing postponement and cancellation of numerous collegiate and professional sports events saddened me. Not fair, I said.

Moronic lessons to be learned
Steve Eighinger

Moronic lessons to be learned

There are three specific lessons to learn from this edition of "Morons of the Month." In no particular order: 1. Leave the penguins alone. 2. Public restrooms are available for a reason. 3. Keep your clothes on.

Chestnut unrivaled as king of consumption
Steve Eighinger

Chestnut unrivaled as king of consumption

My hero did it again. Joey Chestnut, the 36-year-old king of competitive eating, has another world record.

Thankfully, these menu items did not catch on
Steve Eighinger

Thankfully, these menu items did not catch on

We're all guilty. We all love fast food way too much. That said, not all fast food has proven equal over the years. In fact, there have been some tremendous culinary gaffes thrust upon consumers.

Those songs that can bring out the worst in a person
Steve Eighinger

Those songs that can bring out the worst in a person

I'm pretty sure anyone reading this column has at least a few songs that would qualify for a list of this nature. You know, the moment one of them comes on the radio you can't change the station fast enough.