By Byron Moore, posted May 19th, 2014
The following column was published in The News Star on Saturday, May 17, 2014.
Question: I like to consider myself as a positive person. I don’t want to be negative about myself or my future. But when I look around at what’s going on in the world and in our country, it’s hard not be somewhat pessimistic. Is my newfound pessimism justified, or am I just getting to be an old curmudgeon?
Answer: Curmudgeon? No. Let’s just say you’ve got a case of emerging maturity.