Danny Tyree

Is This The Secret To A Happy Marriage? |TYRADES!

"Baby, you're the greatest!" That sentiment, expressed by Ralph Kramden of TV's classic "The Honeymooners" (after half an hour of scheming, arguing and offering one-way trips to the moon), just may be the key to a happy and lasting marriage.

Can The Experts Rescue Halloween? | TYRADES!

According to the National Retail Foundation, Americans will spend $6.9 billion on Halloween this year. To the untrained observer, that sounds as if the autumn celebration will be around forever; but I am concerned for the long-term health of the holiday.

Everyone Should Help With Teen Read Week | TYRADES!

True, my son Gideon is technically a PRE-teen, but he is such a voracious reader with such a large vocabulary that I feel I have a personal stake in promoting Teen Read Week (Oct. 18-24).

My Dog Ate My Blueprints | TYRADES!

"It takes a heap of shedding to make a house a home."

Where Is Queen Esther When We Need Her? | TYRADES!

"Where do these people COME from?" millions of decent folk ask when a pharmaceutical company executive raises prices of a life-saving drug by 5,000 percent, or when a clergyman sweeps a widespread child molestation scandal under the rug or when a dictator executes a general for dozing during a meeting.

Are You Kicking Yourself For Ignoring Footgolf? | TYRADES!

If a sport can make my bookworm wife raise her eyebrows and keep an open mind, it must really have potential.

Boy, I Miss the TV Class of 1965 | TYRADES!

As I begin my 41st year of collecting the Fall Preview issues of "TV Guide," my mind drifts back to the programs that turn 50 this fall.

Oldest Galaxy Discovered: Why It Matters | TYRADES!

According to Gizmodo, researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have discovered the oldest, most distant galaxy ever detected by earthlings.

Labor Day: 12 Random Thoughts | TYRADES!

Some schools started in early August, I haven't checked in on the MDA Telethon since Jerry Lewis was ousted as host and my family has no particular Labor Day traditions; but I do find myself pondering the holiday that salutes the accomplishments of America's workers.

Is Mankind Really Ready For Super Hearing? | TYRADES!

Will I finally be better equipped to deal with the hordes of the Terminally Oblivious?

Should Men Wear Shorts In The Office? TYRADES!

Will "aw shucks" businessmen someday say, "We put our pants on half a leg at a time, just like everyone else"?

70 Years of Perspective on Hiroshima and Nagasaki | TYRADES!

I guess my morbid streak has prepared me for the 70th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day) and the events leading up to it.

Has Your Car Been Cyber-Attacked Yet? | TYRADES!

So, did a recent "Wired" magazine article bring your complacency about automotive safety and privacy to a screeching halt?

Are Adult Coloring Books Right For You? | TYRADES!

"Sharpen 'em if you got 'em." Once upon a time, people looked upon permission to partake of nicotine as a golden opportunity to relax. Now millions fight stress in a more colorful way.

Atticus Finch Jumps The Shark??? TYRADES!

"Sequel reveals dark side of Atticus Finch." "New book portrays Atticus Finch as a racist." "Atticus Finch fans on Twitter aghast."

Vacation Bible School: The Untold Story | TYRADES!

Even though secular influences have reduced the Bible Belt to a Bible Thong, one can still find plenty of Vacation Bible Schools here in the South.

Cosmetic Procedures: Are You The Holdout? TYRADES!

Remember when gray hair made one appear distinguished and sage? When every facial line told a proud story?

Personality Tests: Jobseekers Beware! TYRADES!

"There's no such thing as a stupid question — but we're doing our best."

The Tyrees Do Disney World! TYRADES!

Although I grew up watching Walt Disney's "Wonderful World of Color" on Sunday nights and have amassed a huge collection of Disney comic books, it looked as if I would never darken the gates of Walt Disney World Resort.

Father’s Day: 14 Random Thoughts | TYRADES!

The nation's 70 million fathers vary widely in age, ethnicity, income, talents and parenting style; but they all have one thing in common: they're not prepared for the random Father's Day thoughts I'm about to unleash.