Day: September 13, 2016

September 11th Shadows

by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS—On a picture perfect September morning, the Grim Reaper struck in New York. Hijacked aircraft slammed into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center shattering the myth that terrorism “can’t happen here.” Before long, the towers were like two belching black smokestacks set against the

Lost Weekend

Last week I lost my pants. That might not seem like such a big deal. After all, who doesn’t own a second pair of pants or even a third or a fourth? In this case, this particular pair of pants were the only ones that could get the job done. My wife Kim and I