Monthly Archives: November 2011

Surviving Rebellion

In a conversation I had with my son and grandsons recently I suggested he encourage them to read my post that included the video from Bye Bye Birdie. Then when I was reading a new comment on the site I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

In recent times it has become more popular to complain about what we lack, than to be thankful for all that we enjoy. Perhaps it is time for us to return to what we were all taught as children, “Be … Continue reading

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Looking For Fulfillment In All The Wrong Places

Just returned from a little vacation to sunny Florida. While we were there we spent a lot of time with out daughter Ellen. Good times, and a lot of meaningful conversations. One of those conversations led me to do a … Continue reading

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I Dare You To Take This 24 Hour Challenge!

Do you tell the truth? Do you tell the truth too much? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=abHOCooQo9A So, can you do it? Can you do the right thing?

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Bar Stool Economics

What follows is a clear illustration of the current level of “muddy thinking” many people have about the way things should work with money in the good ol’ US of A. Created by a Professor of Economics I would like … Continue reading

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