Whitt & Wisdom

Whitt & Wisdom: Death and Taxes

By Jim Whitt Contributing Editor “Nothing is certain except death and taxes,” said Benjamin Franklin. He made that statement in 1789, not many years after

Dealing With Adversity

By Jim Whitt, Contributing Editor A Galveston, Texas, newspaper ran a story about a woman and her pet parakeet named Chippie. It seems she was

What Should You Focus On in 2022?

By Jim Whitt, Contributing Editor In 1997, I was preparing to speak at a meeting that included a list of beef industry leaders. As part

La La Land vs. Reality

By Jim Whitt, Contributing Editor As much as I love America, these are the times that try an optimist’s soul,” opined economist Lawrence Kudlow in