I spent 40 years in news, the last 32 years as a correspondent and news reader at ABC News. Some people say I'm retired. I say I am now an explorer. On Bulletin.com, I will share my explorations.
The Black American Anthem and how it became that
Lift Every Voice and Sing has been sung and inspiring for 122 years
Remembering Sidney Poitier
Growing up Black in the 1960s, we had never seen anyone like him before in the movies
Are You Superstitious? Here's What It May Say About You
Why we fear black cats, the number 13, walking under a ladder and believe in good luck charms and rituals
Willie Mays Was My Idol
Like objects in your rearview mirror, a real hero may be closer than you realize
Dec 27, 2021
Millions of American Are Retiring Early: What You Need To Know
A conversation with writer and noted geriatrician Dr. Louise Aronson about "what next?"
Dec 21, 2021
Learn a Foreign Language. It's Good for You!
Studying a second language has all kinds of benefits, including being great brain exercise
Dec 15, 2021
What's So Funny? The Origins and Benefits of Laughter
It may have begun as a signal of safety. Now it's just fun
Dec 6, 2021
Getting Kids To Learn & Love To Read
An American Dilemma: Roughly Two-thirds of American 4th Graders Aren't Proficient Readers
Nov 30, 2021
Memories of 11/22/63: The Day JFK was Assassinated
It's been 58 years. If you were alive then, you will never forget that day
Nov 22, 2021
"I THOUGHT I WAS ALONE"
For 25 years, Ruth Rathblott tried to hide her physical disability. Today, she embraces it
Nov 15, 2021
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