cur-mud-geon: anyone who hates hypocrisy and pretense and has the temerity to say so; anyone with the habit of pointing out unpleasant facts in an engaging and humorous manner
I had the opportunity this morning to see my dentist for what I expected would be the removal and replacement of a filling that had discolored. I was seated in the chair while the color of the filling was determined and then the dentist walked in.
I received an e-mail from a regular reader late last week concerning the first two subjects that follow:
Our Congress appears to be out of touch with the realities that you and me face every day. We see jobs disappearing, compensation being cut, and costs increasing on virtually everything we consume.
"Kids say the darnedest things" earned a lot of money for Art Linkletter quite a few years ago. As I read the following, I was reminded of that television program: