Revisiting the Terrorist Threat

A while back I took a look at the threat of terrorism from the standpoint of personal safety. I said what I had to say on the subject, and I really had no plans to address the issue further. But attack after attack, and some of the attacks come close to home for me, living…

A “New Normal”?

The phrase new normal kept popping up in news articles lately. There was something about it that I didn’t like, but it wasn’t clear to me before coffee. Then it hit me, after coffee, of course. The articles were focused on the rise of violence in our time. We have terrorists abroad murdering people over what is…