Dinner is served: a parable of sorts

Dinner is served: a parable of sorts

Oct 19

Once upon a time, there was a city with only a single restaurant.  Everybody in the city ate at the same restaurant. A lady had recently moved to the city and was attending her first dinner at the restaurant.  She was seated at a nice table and handed a fancy menu.  She was surprised when she saw that there were only two items on the menu:  raw fish or raw steak.  She looked around to see if...

The truth that the media won’t tell you

The truth that the media won’t tell you

Oct 17

Let’s pretend for a minute that I decided to make money from this blog by selling advertising space.  What do you think would primarily determine how much money I’m able to make from advertising? Probably the number of people who read and share my posts, right?  The more people who follow my blog, the more attractive it becomes for advertisers because more people are likely to see their...

Feeding the fire

Feeding the fire

Oct 14

Let’s pretend that I punched you in the face. Now suppose that you punch me in the face in response. Who is wrong? I suspect you’ll say that we both are.  I agree.  Nobody should get punched in the face.  Ever.  And yet it still happens.  While it disturbs me that this still happens, I’m far more disturbed by the way we respond when things like this happen. It seems that more often...