Last Call: Why you shouldn’t shop for regular groceries during Thanksgiving week

I love the folks over at Consumer Reports and usually find them extraordinarily helpful. Exhibit A is their current list of “5 Ways to Spend Less on Thanksgiving Food”: You should buy your turkey strategically, like now, if you have room in your freezer until the big day. Go for early deals. And this was a little…

A dictionary’s selection for word of the year fits nicely into our apocalyptic hellscape

Collins Dictionary, published by HarperCollins in Glasgow, may not be as familiar to many Americans as the old reliable Merriam-Webster. That’s not to say Collins doesn’t have the pulse of our vernacular. NPR reports that Collins is singling out “single-use” as the definitive term for 2018, and it’s an appropriate…