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“F*ck The Lutherans” And Other Poorly Worded Reasons To Develop Resiliency

I did not lose sleep this weekend when I found out that BYU and USC played a game. (collegiate American style football for you technical readers). I had no interest in watching the game and the players didn’t need my … Continue reading

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Navy Story: No Friend of Mine

Don’t trust anyone who is liked by everyone—Fury (@HooaFury) He was admirable in his hard work and bearing. I could not find fault in his accomplishments. He did a great filling slots on our duty day roster and he seemed … Continue reading

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In Remembrance of A South Korean Hero

I almost let this one slip me by this year. I had been pondering some of my favorite South Korean sportsmen, (Chan Ho Park from MLB, Kim Yuna from Olympic figure skater). But I had forgotten one of my most … Continue reading

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The Power of Shitty Neighbors

Many moons ago (1830’s); Canada found itself being “visited” by shitty neighbors, namely assholes from the United States. The “United Statesman” had ill-intent. They came looking for a fight. The neighboring jackasses wanted to stick their nose in someone else’s … Continue reading

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When You’re Done Feeling Sorry For Your Self…

I stopped enjoying sob stories along time ago. Someone on the news or one of the many social media outlets had a “disability” to signal to bystanders. I wish they would try to do something else in their lives for … Continue reading

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To Be Cautious of The Unprofessional Makes Sense

I found myself digging around in the world’s history bin to fin a weird “happening” known as the Battle of Morgarten. It was not a huge battle but it helped shape the future of the country we know as Switzerland. … Continue reading

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Defending The Undefendable: Drunk Drivers

I saw MADD billboards and MADD might have spoken to one of my classes when I was in school. I had learned that a drunk driver had killed someone’s kid. It was a tragedy and it was beyond sad. I … Continue reading

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Veterans Day Message To Our Troops

It may seem to be off or intellectually dishonest but my Veterans Day message is to our troops. Many of you have found purpose in your routine or mission. We often have structure in our lives, while in the service. … Continue reading

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When Incentives Don’t Work, The Great Withdrawal

A company I worked for, just like another company I turned down an opportunity to work for, had incentives for meeting goals or sales targets. Obviously nothing new to many. Often you could make a bonus or a commission percentage … Continue reading

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Falling Out Of Formation: Noticing The Missing Man

A short time after every wakeup and breakfast on the ship, I would enter the pointless and monotonous routine we held in port. When the weather participated in the Sunshine State, we could find ourselves observing a polite respite from … Continue reading

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