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Gates Guns and iPods

I’ve been spending more time on the blog lately. I’ve come to accept that regardless of how many people read my posts at the very least the bad writing is therapeutic. It keeps a part of my brain alive and that can’t be a bad thing. Updating the blog theme, templates, and reviewing old posts […]

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Lookin’ Good Kid

Every Sunday for as long as I can remember my phone rang after 10am. Dad would call for a weekly check in. Sometimes I called him. Sometimes we would miss a week. Sometimes I couldn’t wait for Sunday and would call him inside a week. We always checked in. I’ll never forget the call on […]

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Remembering this 2011

We tend to “thank” service men and women today and although our volunteer military deserves all respects, our reverence is reserved for those who made the ultimate sacrifice.  Most of us won’t visit cemeteries or ceremonies today.  Swimming pools and barbecues make the agenda.  Wreath laying gets caught on the news. American flags will grace our mailbox.  It doesn’t […]

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Top Down

Early on at Adelphia it was expected that we work within the corporation to maximize the assets of the firm.  Expected, maybe I should clarify that: “self-expected”.  I thought that working with others and aligning interests would help accomplish bigger than life goals.  After all, the much smaller radio operations I came out of had […]

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