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What’s a Pinterest, Gramps?

January 30, 2013


In conversation with a colleague a few days ago, the phrase “jumping the shark” came up. Its origins are obvious to “Happy Days” fans who remember the show’s declining years; but for others, it’s just a colorful term for finally going over the edge in a misguided effort to attract attention. The discussion set me […]

A Solution to Our Problems? Not in a Hundred Years.

January 9, 2013


I have long been a proponent of the tenet that, to move forward successfully, we must first look back. It’s crucial to understand the roots of today’s issues and even more important to understand the mistakes that have been made along the way so we don’t repeat them.  Many of the political, social and cultural […]