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Gary Smith: The spin factor

Changes with kids come faster than anticipated

Once upon a time, many, many years ago, I had a football coach who lined us up in groups and had us run 30 yards downfield to where he'd placed a bunch of baseball bats. Once there, we put the flat end of the barrel on the ground, put our foreheads on the handle end, ran round the bat in circles a dozen or so times and then ran back to where we started.

Gary Smith: A familiar Bond

And if none of this works, just restart

What Bond movies would look like if things worked for him like they work for us:

Gary Smith: What's up (and down), doc?

Checkups more complicated as time marches one

If today's column gives any clue I was rushed writing it, it's because I'm getting it done between doctor appointments.

Gary Smith: Stifled by stubble

Commitment to biking may seem just skin deep

As has been determined, I ride a bike. However, as I've determined, I'm not a member of the "biking community."

Gary Smith: Seeing the invisible

Much to discover above the blue and windy sea

I walked by a lady with a cat on her head.

Gary Smith: Does anybody really know ...?

Does Ben Franklin’s idea stand test of time?

It's spring, and while it's been so long I'm not quite sure what a young man's thoughts turn to, mine turn to my favorite bi-annual whipping boy: daylight saving time.

Deep-seated struggles

Of all the jobs I'm equal parts glad I don't have but someone else does, at or near the top of the list is food service industry worker.

Gary Smith: Step by step

Technology tries to make fitness add up

I've been walking for quite some time now. But up until recently, I didn't know it counted.

Gary Smith: Crisis of Faith (and Tim)

Visit to Nashville turns family into semi-stalkers

I spent the weekend stalking Tim McGraw and Faith Hill.

Gary Smith: Find a way to win

If nothing else works, just give 110 percent

After much thought and review of the general mood of the nation, nay, the world, I've made a careful decision about how I'm going to proceed. I'm going to turn it up to 11.

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