Faith Of Our Fathers? Survey Says Not So Much

Young Americans are less religious than their parents, a new study shows. Credit: Corbis
"Faith of our fathers, holy faith, we shall be true to thee 'til death." Maybe so. Maybe no. The old hymn might not ring true anymore. A study releas...

Don't Call Me Grandma

Too cool for Grandma and Grandpa? Image:
Baby boomers, those born between the years 1946 and 1964, have never been known for maintaining the status quo. Born into the optimistic times after World War II, they rejected the staid, traditiona...

First baby boomer applies for social security

Time to start maxing out those retirement accounts! The very first baby boomer, Kathleen Casey-Kirschling, (born one second after midnight on Jan. 1, 1946) has filed for Social Security benefits. Casey-Kirschling, a retired school teacher will start ...

Fewer babies for liberals

An interesting article in Canada's Leader Post suggests that the shrinking birth rate may mean more than just an increased financial burden on workers supporting the vast baby boomer population. The article suggests that trends in family size point ...


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