GMP joins the nation in celebrating April as The Month of the Military Child
I always believed being a well-built guy made me impervious to random violence. Then one morning I ended up nearly swallowing a gun.
Travis Schermer realizes that sometimes acting cool can be a way to assert control—or a way to hide how out of control you feel
Adam Barr learns to how stop feeling guilty from travelling and give his kids a special coming-home gift—himself.
To eat well at 32,000 feet, plan to brown bag it, says one seasoned traveler. Greg White on airport cuisine.
A world traveler asks: Can experiential junk food—like a boat ride to a beach resort—ever be spiritually nutritious?
Humans are friendly and honest the vast majority of the time. Taxi drivers outside airports are the exception.
Christian Piatt talks about saying goodbye, and why everyone should go through their whole house once a year.
John responds to readers’ questions about bathroom banter, an office holiday party gone wild, and a perfume-induced malaise.
We are all Columbine because we believe in hope and the good of humanity.
Nothing is permanent, no matter how much prestige is associated with it. As long as we’re alive, there will always be the struggle of “What’s next?” or “Why me?”
N.C. Harrison examines Nancy Grace’s sensationalistic coverage of a recent tragedy.
Barry Adkins’ son died of alcohol poisoning the day he moved out on his own. And Barry wants help others so that something good will come out of that.
Despite all the rhetoric about American weakness when it comes to Crimea, Russia has been paying a steep price for its behavior.
“The only regret I will have in dying is if it is not for love.” — Gabriel Garcia Marquez. (1927-2014)
“Power is as power does.” Patrick A. Howell races against his son on a warm winter day where monarchs reign and kings rule.
How the NYPD handles gunshot victims with outstanding warrants while they recover in the hospital.
We have a lot of voices on GMP. Is yours getting heard?
Kermet Apio on birthday parties, the dreaded bouncy house, and gift bags filled with toys that implode like a Mission Impossible cassette.
Cort Ruddy just wanted to buy some paper plates, but instead had his first experience with being profiled as a stereotypical “dad”
“All your strength. All your power. Everything you’ve got. Right now.” -Duke, Rocky IV
Age is just a number, but numbers are also an important part of math and you can’t do the math if the numbers don’t add up.
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