Movie Quote Thursday – Insults


  Mark Twain once wrote, “Reader, suppose you were an idiot. Now suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.” Politics is about many things, not the least of which is the barbs, nasty replies, cheeky comebacks, insults, and downright verbal browbeatings that are either manufactured by the candidate’s advisors or spewed […]

Movie Quote Thursday – Wide Eyes


This Movie Quote Thursday will be a short one, as I’m running out of time before it’s Friday! It’s been a pretty amazing 72 hours for my kids and I. We are on a whirlwind trip to the east coast looking at various colleges that might interest them. In that short amount of time, we’ve […]

The Steel Pole Theory


Today’s Topic: The Steel Pole Theory Last week I wrote about “The Ostrich Theory” – not putting your head in the sand when trouble comes your way. “The Steel Pole Theory” has almost the same message, but taken from a slightly different perspective. You most likely subscribe to this particular theory in some fashion or […]