There is another news report this week about a potential lead in solving the case of Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance. Rather than participating in the media circus, I ask you to reflect for a moment on the impact of his abduction on those who loved him most -- his family.
Not too long ago, NBC's "Dateline" ran a story that portrayed Detroit in a very negative light. In response, a group of professionals assembled for the Detroit National Teach-In, taking tangible to improve the city.
Michael's tragic life, in which he medicated away his loneliness until it finally consumed him, serves as a morality tale to the rest of us. Our children do not need fame and fortune but love and attention.