Waynedale Opinion Articles

Our local writers give you insight of their original opinions on the latest Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana news and entertainment topics. Movie, restaurant, show and event reviews are in this section.

Warren Buffet, the "Oracle from Omaha," is considered one of the most successful investors in history. Yet while the investment world may seem complex, Mr. Buffet's advice is actually pretty simple. Here are a few Buffet quotes, along with some suggestions on putting them to use:

"Whether we're talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down."

Essentially, this means you should look for good investment vehicles whose price may have dropped. A "bear"...

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Several times recently, I have hinted at my frustration about movies coming out in limited release. It is not unusual for a film that isn't guaranteed to be a commercial hit to come out first in several hundred theaters and then get a nationwide release a couple of weeks later. It helps the studio hedge its bet while generating buzz around a film. It seems to me, however, that this year an unusually large number of films have come out in limited release and their nationwide release has been...

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A lot of people go on about things
they know nothing about.

Who's He
Research by the University of Gothenburg in Sweden, has shown that women prone to anxiety and easily stressed out, were twice as likely to develop Alzheimer's.
So ladies, calm down and be nice to your husbands, or the day may come when you won't know him.
Or is that a good thing?

He's Over There
Glen Beck was calling convenient stores to see how astute the employees were.
On one call, he asked the girl answering the phone where...

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As 2014 draws to a close, you may want to look back on the progress you've made this past year in various areas of your life — and that certainly includes progress toward your financial goals. At the same time, you may want to make some end-of-year moves that can close out 2014 on a positive note while paving the way for a productive 2015.
Here are a few such moves to consider:

•Boost your retirement plan contributions. This actually isn't an "end-of-year" move because you have until April 15...

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God loves surprises. Look at David who began his career as a silly, singing cowboy of sorts, a rock throwing, shepherding whippersnapper; shockingly, he became a kingly giant slayer. There is Moses, a foreign-born, stuttering, impatient murderer of a man; wonder of wonders, he was God's chosen deliverer. Rahab is the biblical version of Calamity Jane, running a brothel in Jericho; miraculously, she saved an entire nation.

Noah was a drunk; somehow he also built the incubator for humanity...

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When I finished reading Suzanne Collins's Mockingjay, I wished that there had been a fourth book. The last installment of The Hunger Games Trilogy packed in so much character development and action that I felt shell-shocked when it was all over. So, although I normally think that splitting the last book of a trilogy into two movies is a money-making scheme, I thought the decision made a lot of sense for Mockingjay. For part one, the result is a film that may be light on action, but fills the...

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