Idioms Are Words To Live By, Carefully

by Kevin Burton    I try to be thoughtful and practical when buying things for my wife. I have to admit though, one of my Christmas presents for her sucks.    It’s a handheld vacuum to clean the car interior and small places in the house.     Sucks, get it? Vacuum sucks?     Well OK, …

Learning The Language Of Heaven

by Kevin Burton    It’s great fun to translate words and phrases into Spanish and then back into English.  Sometimes the result makes me laugh, sometimes it makes me think.     In Spanish you ask “How old are you?” by saying, “Cuantos anos tienes?” Translated back into English it means “How many years do you …