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Thank You, Mr. Prager

May 10, 2019

We watched high school principal Dennis Prager of Colorado, along with Sara Palin and Tom Brokaw on TV a couple of weeks ago….what a dynamic, down to earth speaker. A Speech Every American High School Principal Should Give. By Dennis Prager. To the students and faculty of our high school: I am your new principal […]

The Magic of Communication

January 14, 2019

I get an idea about something to say. My mind translates that idea into words and I think about how or whether I am going to share this idea with anyone else. Usually, I start to formulate how I am going to express my idea to another and, if and when the right chance arises, […]

Jesus’ Younger Brother

November 14, 2018

What if Jesus had a younger brother? Would Jesus have had to baby sit him when Peter, or was it Joseph, and Mary went out to shop or for dinner? What kind of role model might Jesus have been and how would he influence this younger brother? Some one asked me, today, if I would […]

Life is an Asymptote

September 10, 2018

In Math, an asymptotic relationship or formula is defined as: a line that continuously approaches a given curve but does not meet it at any finite distance It’s sort of like a football penalty for half the distance to the goal: you get closer but you never get there. In my experience, Life is like […]

Now Is Forever

March 23, 2018

Every second of our lives is a moment in “The Now”. How can it be otherwise? What is past is passed and we can only remember and HOPE that we Learn from our past. What is Yet To Come holds promise and, perhaps, fear but we spend each Now preparing for what is Yet To […]

An Inside Joke

June 18, 2017

Do you know what an Inside Joke is? It’s a joke that only works inside my head!  That’s an Inside Joke. And by the way, that, in itself, is an Inside Joke!   However, since you are here, why don’t you check out some of my other blogs: IT’s Lost Art of Software Engineering: https://softwareengineeringhandbook.wordpress.com/ […]

Take down the Statue of Liberty – Rosemary LaBonte

October 5, 2016

This was written by Rosemary LaBonte to the editors of a California newspaper in response to an article written by Ernie Lujan who suggests we should tear down the Statue of Liberty because the immigrants of today are not being treated the same as those who passed through Ellis Island and other ports of entry. […]

ABOUT HARRY and BESS – from email

March 13, 2016

Just a little FYI, interesting how things have changed in our life time!! We will never see this again. Thought you’d enjoy this! It’s one you want your Children and Grandchildren to read. They won’t believe this happened, but it DID. Harry & Bess (This seems unreal.) Harry Truman was a different kind of President. He […]

From eMail: Hiskid1: Grey Haired Terrorists

July 20, 2015

Yesterday, I wore my Vietnam Veterans cap when I went to Wal-Mart. There was nothing in particular that I needed at the world’s largest retailer; but, since I retired, trips to Wally World to look at the “Walmartians” is always good for some comic release. Besides I always feel pretty normal after seeing some of […]

Not one word is needed..

May 27, 2015

TO ALL MY FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS WHO SERVED IN THE ARMED FORCES — THANK YOU FOR PRESERVING MY FREEDOM!!!!!!!!!!              You may have seen it before, but​ it’s​ worth another look!!!               Food  City, a grocery store chain, is located in the Southeast and  is headquartered in Bristol, TN. This is a great 1-minute  commercial. Not a word is spoken and none is […]