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by eli soto

Son, I want to talk to you about resilience. One of the things that you’ll learn growing up is that, unfortunately, life isn’t fair. I don’t know why the world doesn’t make sense sometimes. Maybe it’s karma, or perhaps it’s the manifestation of one’s outlook – or maybe both. I really don’t know. Some people...

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by dave childress

Work Hard, Give Back Those hallowed words reverently dictate lessons we try to instill in our youngsters.  One day we decided to get ‘all practical’ among our circle of friends who are also wading through similar waters. Project time! Let’s be clear, a big (huge?) part of this project was self-preservation (read: how are we...

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by chris wolfe

I’m not exactly sure where this is going to go. I just want to put that out there before we get any further, just so that if there’s a case where one of you gets to the end of this and says, “What exactly was that?” you can’t say you that weren’t warned. I consider...

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The American Flag is an incredible symbol of freedom and hope.  It represents the spirit of our nation and the sacrifice it took to build this perfect union. Frank Abagnale Sr.: You know why the Yankees always win, Frank? Frank Abagnale Jr.: ‘Cause they have Mickey Mantle? Frank Abagnale Sr.: No, it’s ’cause the other...

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by dave childress

‘Tis The Season The joyful holidays are upon us! Time to get gluttonous! Food, drink, TV, sports, family time and shopping fills our respective to-do lists. Personally, I would eat an entire batch of green bean casserole in one sitting if my stomach and stretchy pants could keep up with my yearning for cheesy, fried...

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