Byline: By BENJAMIN T. KING

My Turn: For compact cars only

10/3/21

Do you ever pay heed to those signs prominently posted in some parking garages that say, “compact cars only?” I haven’t either. If I finally spy a...

My Turn: Keep your eyes on the road

4/28/21

To merge with 93 from Second Street in Manchester, one must navigate a winding, ascending exit.The road curves and climbs, and even after all these...

I generally avoid personal conversations with cashiers, adhering to the maxim of Dr. Rick from those priceless Progressive commercials that, “the...

A misunderstanding ushers in the new year

1/8/21

So much mirth can lie in misunderstandings, particularly when you’re not part of them.The cashier rang up my purchases at the quiet New Year’s Day ...

Have you noticed that President Donald Trump never projects human emotions like happiness or sadness? He never genuinely smiles. Certainly he does...

‘May U Live 2 see the Dawn,” Prince once wrote in liner notes. Remember those? Fortunately, I did live to see Dawn, after a crazy coincidence six...

‘Whether the trial court committed an unsustainable exercise of its discretion” is rarely a winning appeal issue, much less an issue that an...

Benjamin T. King: ‘Standing here hoping’

12/7/20

The pandemic has totally cured me of my use of credit cards, since I won’t use them for anything other than airfare, hotel accommodations, and...

Surely, someone could have done something to avoid the bourgeois suffering of which I will tell.I sat in my car on South Main Street between the...

Hear ye! Hear ye! I am about to give auto maintenance tips! I don’t recall ever before being in a position to offer guidance about maintaining one...

Isn’t CNN (and certain other media) in a poisonously symbiotic relationship with President Trump? The other day I clicked on cnn.com to find seven...

Some Republicans might not even appreciate what may prove to be the most enduringly significant fact about the just-concluded convention.For every...

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