Commentaries http://wfae.org en Commentary: Thanksgiving 1963 http://wfae.org/post/commentary-thanksgiving-1963 <p>Thanksgiving 1963 was a somber occasion because of the assassination of President Kennedy the previous week. Commentator Gus Succop says his death made Thanksgiving especially important that year. He also learned a lifelong lesson that day.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:06:28 +0000 Gus Succop 39753 at http://wfae.org The College Application http://wfae.org/post/college-application <p>http://66.225.205.104/JB20051206.mp3</p><p>(12/6/05) WFAE commentator Jean Spangler thinks her son is perfectly average. The trouble is, these days Spangler says it seems like everyone else's child is outstanding.</p><p> Tue, 06 Dec 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Jean Spangler 6653 at http://wfae.org Loving Unconditionally http://wfae.org/post/loving-unconditionally <p>http://66.225.205.104/JB20051205.mp3</p><p>(12/5/05) When it comes to raising children, it's not uncommon for parents to say they just want their kids to "be happy." Often that means learning to love children unconditionally. WFAE commentator Janet Miller admits it took her a while to get the hang of this with her daughter.</p><p> Mon, 05 Dec 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Janet Miller 6654 at http://wfae.org Missing Black Snakes http://wfae.org/post/missing-black-snakes <p>http://66.225.205.104/SG20051128.mp3</p><p>(11/28/05) As November winds down, evidence of fall is everywhere. Trees have lost many of their leaves. Lawns have browned and mostly stopped growing. Temperatures have dropped below freezing. But the changing weather has WFAE commentator Elizabeth Richardson thinking about animals, and which ones she'll miss the most this winter.</p><p> Mon, 28 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Elizabeth Richardson 6655 at http://wfae.org The Cost of Words http://wfae.org/post/cost-words <p>http://66.225.205.104/SO20051123.mp3</p><p>(11/23/05) There's always a price to pay when parents seek a better life for their children. In WFAE commentator Carolyn Noell's family paying the cost of "words" was well worth it.</p><p> Wed, 23 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Carolyn Noell 6656 at http://wfae.org A Day of Bittersweet http://wfae.org/post/day-bittersweet <p>http://66.225.205.104/SO20051122.mp3</p><p>(11/22/05) The holidays can sometimes bring a touch of sadness during what's supposed to be a happy occasion. For WFAE commentator Julie Marr, this is a perfect description for the Thanksgiving holiday.</p><p> Tue, 22 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Julie Marr 6657 at http://wfae.org Stuffed http://wfae.org/post/stuffed <p>http://66.225.205.104/MR20051107.mp3</p><p>(11/07/2005) One dictionary definition of the term "stuff" is: "A group or scattering of miscellaneous objects or articles." However you define "stuff" WFAE Commentator Caroline Castle Hicks is amazed by the sheer amount of it in our lives.</p><p> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Caroline Castle Hicks 6658 at http://wfae.org Baby Boomers http://wfae.org/post/baby-boomers <p>http://66.225.205.104/JB20051115.mp3</p><p>(11/15/05) Can you believe it? Baby Boomers are turning heading into their golden years. WFAE commentator and Boomer Krissa Palmer says it's about time her generation got the respect it deserves.</p><p> Tue, 15 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Krissa Palmer 6662 at http://wfae.org Stuffed http://wfae.org/post/stuffed-0 <p>http://66.225.205.104/MR20051107.mp3</p><p>(11/07/2005) One dictionary definition of the term "stuff" is: "A group or scattering of miscellaneous objects or articles." However you define "stuff" WFAE Commentator Caroline Castle Hicks is amazed by the sheer amount of it in our lives.</p><p> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Caroline Castle Hicks 6663 at http://wfae.org A Low Maintenance Halloween http://wfae.org/post/low-maintenance-halloween <p>http://66.225.205.104/JB20051031.mp3</p><p>(10/31/05) Some people can't wait until Halloween. After all, it's a time to binge on Kit Kats and play dress up. But WFAE commentator Kristin Sherman says she wishes the holiday weren't so high maintenance.</p><p> Thu, 03 Nov 2005 17:00:00 +0000 Kristin Sherman 6664 at http://wfae.org