John's columns 2020

The haircut - May 26, 2020

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Working from home has its benefits - May 12, 2020

I kept my claim to the family’s ping pong title - May 5, 2020

Has virus been here longer than experts say? - April 28, 2020

The opossum and the old shed - April 21, 2020

Planet Earth is an unlikely beneficiary of the coronavirus - April 14, 2020

I fell again for a Facebook ad - April 14, 2020

Stories from the virus front: Social distancing is not perfect - April 7, 2020

How I managed to score a pack of toilet paper one afternoon - March 31, 2020

Why do people hoard during the virus crisis? And, an alternate choice to toilet paper - March 24, 2020

But officer, let me tell you more about this green van - March 17, 2020

I can’t tell you why I’m calling - March 10, 2020

The curse of the small engine - March 3, 2020

Why does anyone run for public office? - February 25, 2020

Help wanted to understand the help-wanted ad- February 18, 2020

My introduction to Valentine’s Day in 1968 - February 11, 2020

Managing politics and friends, family - February 4, 2020

When radio was our window to the free world - January 28, 2020

Feral kittens hit jackpot after being found under car - January 21, 2020

How I met the New Year’s Eve challenge of staying awake - January 14, 2020

My New Year’s ‘unresolutions’ - January 7, 2020