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Heartland Healing

Death for Profit

Heartland Healing

Crystal Reality

Doctor Mysterian

A series of short predictions

Doctor Mysterian

The Bed Dream Time

Heartland Healing

GMO Shell Game

Over The Edge

Serial-social-logo To Podcast or Not to Podcast?

The first question that came to mind when I contemplated putting together a weekly podcast: Is it worth my time?

Case in point: Turn around wherever you're reading this column and ask the person next to you if s/he ever listens to podcasts. Most will say no. Some will ask what a podcast is, even though they've been around almost as long as blogs and certainly as long as iPods (out of which the word "podcast"...

Doctor Mysterian

<p>The future of skin color is limited only by your imagination.</p> The Skin I’m In

The next few years will see an enormous break from the past in terms of skin color. Inexpensive dyes will come on the market that will make it possible to have any skin color you like. At first, this will simply allow people to lighten or darken their skin, but soon bright primary colors will become available, as will complex dying processes that allow people to put multicolored patterns on their skin. The dyes will...

Heartland Healing

Newsboy reader-2 News You Can Use — Good, Bad, Ugly

Recent news items to keep the brain cells percolating.

The Good

Eggs aren’t bad anymore. Eggs never were bad in my estimation. Decades ago when the common wisdom was that butter was bad and margarine was good, I didn’t buy that either. Even as a grade school kid, eating something that science had concocted instead of a natural food didn’t make sense to me.

Eggs have been freed from the aspersions that science...

Mavhockey UNO hockey making bid for national relevance

Since launching hockey in 1997 to subsidize its non-revenue generating sports UNO's netted a nice return on investment. Maverick hockey crowds rank among the best nationally, with annual ticket revenues of $2 million. When the school dropped football and wrestling in 2011, it added pressure on hockey to be the signature sport.

The University of Nebraska at Omaha has enriched the city's hockey legacy. The minor...

Frank Omaha history salvager Frank Horejsi

South Omaha native Frank Horejsi doesn't care if he's called caretaker, curator, historian, picker, salvager, architectural remnants archeologist or his favorite, urban miner. 

Just don't call him late to a salvage site. 

For 30-some years he's scavenged vintage buildings slated for demolition. His keen eye spots ornamental details of historical and artistic value before they hit the rubble heap. He rescues carved...

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