Monthly Archives: January 2022

FreeMatt in Review: 1-10 to 1-14 (2022)

Remember to be happy when you see someone that is happy to see you. In the meantime, this is the FreeMatt in Review Jumping Jack Gas: Crimes of Opportunity A man sees a creative way to make money through crime, … Continue reading

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Miracle on the Hudson: Greatest Team of All Time

I struggle to find good news or something heartwarming I can share. US Airways Flight 1549’s final disposition was one that I am always moved by. Please read more below. The 15th is the 13th anniversary of the Miracle on the … Continue reading

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The Great Resignation/Great Checkout Commentary

I personally had thought that the Great Resignation was something that writers had made up for a cheap writing point and a “shocking” clickbait headline. I had heard from several people that formerly easy to fill jobs were not filled, … Continue reading

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The Matters w/ Matt: Thankful For The Empty House

Every Wednesday: I never fail to be disgusted with advice columns. I am unsure why they still get paid to do what they do. As always, I am in awe when it comes to awful examples like Dear Prudence and … Continue reading

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Jumping Jack Gas: Crimes of Opportunity

Although I hadn’t originally intended on making a posting today, I saw a tidbit of history on today’s “On This Day” for 1957. Jack Graham was executed on this day in 1957. Jack was known as the guy that put … Continue reading

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New Video: Jack Murphy Learning Opportunity

I took a stormy morning to record a video. I don’t criticize or throw insults, but I use the Jack Murphy blow up to learn about cutting off a crisis before it blows up in your face.

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FreeMatt In Review: 1-3 to 1-7

The most disappointing count down doesn’t lead to mass destruction but a lame marketing experiment. In the meantime, this is the FreeMatt in Review Get F*cked, The Greatest Advice You Never Took Intimate times often temper the worst of us, … Continue reading

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Navy Story: El Ratoncito

On a gloomy day, I was brought back to weirder times. It was the summer of 2000. I had been in boot camp for a few weeks at least. The vaccine related crud had passed through. We were cleared to … Continue reading

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The Cost of Fixing Things That Aren’t Broken

Many among me know that I crow that communities should fix their own problems without crying for “grants” from some supposedly benevolent federal government entity. But at times I must push people to not fix things, especially things that aren’t … Continue reading

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Get F*cked, The Greatest Advice You Never Took

It might have been high school or junior high when I heard a chick say this to me. I may have taken the rare opportunity to crack a crass joke or say something fun/hyperbolic. I knew that my intended audience … Continue reading

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