Every year at Christmas time I reread Dickens' A Christmas Carol or watch the movie featuring George C. Scott. I have done this since 1965. This year (2017) as I watched the movie I thought of a bunch of people who I believe are real-life Scrooges, and not a one of them has a chance at redemption. In the 52 years that I have done this I have never had this experience before. Very sad.
I am a retired physicist and hold a B.S. in Ch. E. as well. I have been an environmental activist since the early 1970s. I have been a writer of opinion pieces and other essays since about 1995 and am a published author of history. I have (more...)
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