Barbie Day

March 9 is Barbie Day. I guess Barbie deserves her own day since she is the No. 1 doll property in the U.S. and the No. 1 worldwide property in the traditional toy industry. Billions of dolls have been sold […]

A New Lent Begins

Today, Ash Wednesday, marks the beginning of the liturgical season of Lent. Roman Catholics, like myself, will spend the next forty days doing acts of penance, almsgiving, abstaining and fasting. Lent does not necessarily mean that you “give up something”. […]