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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Archive for June 2008

Is Jon Stewart Your News Anchor?

I have heard it said that one should avoid relying on a single source for news. You mean, like, even if that source is Jon Stewart? No. Way. As a matter of fact, way. In 2004 The Associated Press reported that, “21 percent of people aged 18 to 29 cited ‘The Daily Show’ and ‘Saturday… (read more)

The Thunder Chicken

With summer here and Benjamin out of school, I’m thinking of a place my brother and I spent many hours each week of our childhood summers. It ties in with a funny moment during my 10-year high school reunion weekend, which I’ve been recalling because my 20th is only about a year away. A classmate’s… (read more)

What Makes Me Fly (Pic of the Week)

[photopress:DSC_6011_sm_blog.jpg,full,centered] Benjamin and Shannon splash it up. Click for a much better look. Although I enjoyed all the father/son time Benjamin and I spent last week while I was off work, the time we spent as a family topped my list. They often get buried under her depression, but my wife’s sense of humor and… (read more)

Watery Wonderland

Click to enlarge Last week while I was off work, we had another first, and it was a blast. One nice thing about living in a major metro area is that there’s almost no limit to the options available as long as you can cover the admission price. Laughter was the sound of the day… (read more)