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Curiouser and Curiouser….

In the book review section of the New York Times there was a statement by an author who posits that if Walmarts had Starbucks inside of them, humanity would never see sunlight again. I strongly disagree with this gloomy assessment … Continue reading

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Resigned about Quitting….

Does admitting failure make you a ‘loser’, ‘quitter’, ‘wimp’, etc.? Is it true that ‘quitters never win’ and winners really ‘never quit’ or do winners find a different way? I resigned from a job yesterday. On the whole, I think … Continue reading

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Waiting for Godot…or Hans…..

I noticed a handy little section of my ‘dashboard’ that shows the statistics on the blog’s readership. I have less readers than Nebraska has Democrats! Solution? Under the pretext of teaching modern communication methods assign your class to log-on to … Continue reading

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A Title by Any Other Name…

With the end of the electoral season fast approaching I sense opportunity. I am going to establish the ‘Montgomery Group” and become a ‘senior adviser’. Depending on who wins I’ll go on one network and explain why a candidate lost, … Continue reading

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Walking Humbly…..Sometimes

One of my favorite Bible verses is one that goes unnoticed most of the time, even by the most devout ‘thumpers’. It is Micah 6:8 and says, in part, that God only requires a few things, among them to “act justly, … Continue reading

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A Dream Still Partially Deferred?

” I have a dream…that one day my children will be judged for the content of their character and not the color of their skin.” My apologies to Dr. King if the quote is not quite right but I think … Continue reading

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Gratitude is better than Pride

Recently there was an event to celebrate an accomplishment of my son. I was asked if I was ‘proud’ of him and I gave the stock answer to a rhetorical question. In reality I should have described how I truly felt about … Continue reading

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