Jade: “Every event has its context”
So a comment came in to the blog this morning that's simply too good to just sit in the comments section, where oftentimes folks who've already read a blog p ...
An original question
Reader Phyllis McLaughlin is a collector of old photographs and is struggling to balance her desire to use the photos she buys with the mandates of copyright law.
And discov ...
Mama as guardian
Yesterday's blog about the man being named guardian of his sister's children sparked the inevitable flurry of “but... but... but...” comments from folks who had seen cases wher ...
Why not the mother?
Reader Jeanie Attenhofer was struggling to understand what happened when her third great grandfather died in 1828.
He was killed, she said, along the Santa Fe trail -- shot ...
What DNA can tell us
Every so often, even those of us who work with DNA test results on a regular basis are just astounded, not just by what DNA can do ... but even more by what stories it tells.