Farewell to the Fieldhouse

This column first appeared in the Platte County Landmark. I don’t know what it is, but I always seem to have a soft spot in my heart for special locations. Whenever I travel to Las Vegas, there’s a special hot… (READ MORE)

Seoul Travelog – Day 2 – We’re Not in Missouri Anymore

Day 2 and I have learned this: Koreans are basically Polish grandmothers. I’ll explain. From the second we met up with Sungwoo at the airport and made the one hour+ subway ride to our hotel, he’s been trying to feed… (READ MORE)

The Bookend On The Other Side of the World

If you’re not familiar with the story of Sungwoo Lee, well, you’re probably on the wrong website. Click the big blue book on the right and pay $10 to read all about it. Then come back here and you’ll be… (READ MORE)

July 10, 2016 – Headline: The Exhale at Dealey Plaza

Editor’s Note: We traveled forward in time 48 hours to file this report. –DALLAS, Tx, July 10, 2016 Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love…. (READ MORE)

Moment of Silence – My Surfing Accident (Full)

Editor’s Note: While I was vacationing two years ago over the September 14th, 2012 weekend, I had a surfing accident. The incident changed my life, possibly forever. Three weeks following the accident I decided to write about the accident and… (READ MORE)

The Fallen Star

Disclaimer: I write for a newspaper. It is the Platte County Landmark. It is a relatively small, locally owned newspaper that is a fun read. My opinions in this column are my own and do not represent the views of… (READ MORE)

And In The End…

“And in the end / The love you take / Is equal to the love you make.” –The Beatles This is the last day for the Fake Ned Twitter account. The account has been converted over to @ChrisKamler, my real… (READ MORE)

A Funny Thing Happned On The Way To The Arch…

Every year, my son and I pick one weekend to go on a “Man-cation” with the added benefit of leaving my wife alone for a weekend that she doesn’t have to cook and clean and do all of the other… (READ MORE)

Party Like It’s 1949, Iran

Reprinted from the Rambling Moron Column at the Platte County Landmark. HEY IRAN, PARTY LIKE IT’S 1949  Posted 2/2/13 It was announced this week that Iran has sent its first monkey into space. The Iranian Ministry of Defense announced that a small… (READ MORE)