Daniel Moore

Judging a movie by its cover

They say not to judge a book by its cover. Luckily they didn’t say the same thing about movies, because I judge movies by their cover all the time. Just one look at the cover and I can tell if it falls…

Toilet seat repair blunders solved

There is no old axiom about not letting young children help their dads with complex projects. There should be. In most of these cases, someone ends up crying. Usually it’s the dad. I learned this recently. The complex task was…

Why are pterodactyls not dinosaurs?

My kids have a favorite show on TV. It’s a highly educational show called “Dinosaur Train,” where a family of dinosaurs, one of whom appears adopted or accidental, rides around on a train visiting a wide variety of other dinosaurs.…

Ten things to learn in Power County

Last week, Power County turned 100 years old. We honored all those honest, brave, true desperados who wrestled a living out of the untamed land, mostly because they were wanted in other states. Last week, we looked to you, Power…