Comics & Advice
I was surprised to see you equate a concerned grandmother's creative solution to smoking with bribery in your Feb. 14 column. The word "bribe" has a negative connotation. What the grandmother did was offer an incentive, not a bribe, that will benefit her grandchildren in the ...
One of the pluses of transfer bids into the majors is that the stronger hand becomes the declarer. This "right-sides" contracts with reasonable frequency.
What can happen in this deal if North is in four spades, or South is in three no-trump, or South is in four spades?
DEAR DOCTOR K:
I'm a nurse who is allergic to latex, so I always use latex-free gloves. But I still occasionally break out in hives. Why?
Your friends will have a strong influence over various areas of your life in the year ahead. Fortunately, the aspects indicate that you're likely to choose those who are likely to help, not hinder.
Adapted from a recent online discussion.
My husband has been unhappy in his job for more than five years. He refuses to take any of my advice about changing it -- won't see a career counselor, won't go back to school, won't talk to ...
DEAR DOCTOR K:
I've had a headache every day for six months, despite taking painkillers every day. What could be causing the headaches? And what can I do to stop them?
My husband and I recently learned that our sister-in-law's adult son from a prior marriage, "Charlie," is now "Claire." My husband and I have three sons, ages 2 to 10 years.
This sister-in-law expressed concern that our 10-year-old would remember Charlie and say something inappropriate. She's ...
Richard Gough was born in Sweden, raised in South Africa, played soccer in Scotland and now resides in San Diego. He said, "There are a lot of things to weigh up when a soccer transfer happens, and money is a big factor."
There are a lot of things ...