Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 23 Oct 2014 17:25:52 EDTThu, 23 Oct 2014 17:25:52 EDT oddball and the odds I was in boot camp, we went to classes all day, every day. Now that I'm retired, I remember only one of them - the Abandon Ship class. And it's appropriate I remember it because retirement is a lot like abandoning a ship.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTRendezvous at Route 86 it comes to the metaphysical and paranormal, I'm no believer. ESP, auras, psychic readings, Bigfoot, spoon bending, telekinesis -?you name it, and I doubt it. More precisely, I've never seen any empirical proof of these things.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTOld damn river hosts some great causes for celebration. On Sept. 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed. The 25th is Mozambique Armed Forces Day. It's also the anniversary of the Norwegian invasion of England in 106.Fri, 3 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe little Dope and the big time I'd been more out of it in high school, I would've been on life support. This was readily apparent last weekend when I went to my class's 50th reunion.Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTHigh school hotties species has labeled itself "homo sapien." This means "wise human." From what I've seen of us, it's a mis-labeling. Wise humans? Yeah, we've got 'em, but I have a sinking feeling they're as endangered as the mountain gorilla.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT