July 7: Andy Griffith, McCarren Pool and fare beaters
Contrast the lesson from Andy Griffith with this photo of my local Sheriff Department: Macomb County Sheriff Mark Hackel, and the high-priced apparatus they need to keep us criminals – and potential domestic terrorists – from
Fort Lee, N.J.: Andy Griffith died just before the Fourth of July. How fitting. His most famous character was right out of a Norman Rockwell painting.
Journal-isms: Some black columnists say that the absence of black people on the show wasn't an issue.
Andy Griffith, whose homespun mix of humor and wisdom made "The Andy Griffith Show" an enduring TV favorite, has died.
The star, 86, also suffered coronary artery disease and hypertension.