A Case of the Human Condition: Choose Me, Please!

By Barbara Falconer Newhall April 21,1991, The Oakland Tribune Jury duty is a lot like softball. I'd rather not do it. I'd rather not sit through the … [Read more...]

GodsBigsBlog: Geoff Machin — We Go Looking for God, When We Could Be Having a Beer

  By Barbara Falconer Newhall Geoff Machin: "Human beings are the only living things that know they exist and ask why. We'd probably have more … [Read more...]

A Case of the Human Condition: How Selective Service Made a Man of My Son — Without Even Trying

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It was a colorful pamphlet, standing at crisp attention in its rack in the post office lobby. “MEN 18-25 YEARS,” it read. … [Read more...]