Category: Perspectives

Golf and the Devil

Satan invented Golf to torture those who have nothing better to do on the weekend. As you hit the ball in every direction but towards the hole and you’re ready to throw your clubs in the lake, he lets you hit the perfect shot giving you false hope that you can do this.

Money Doesn’t Change You

Excluding lottery winners and windfall inheritance beneficiaries, money doesn’t change you. If you’ve worked hard throughout your life and gradually increased in wealth, your adjustments to that wealth will be gradual and most likely unnoticeable. However, you will find that your wealth has changed the way people treat you; especially for those furthest beneath your…
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Bitcoin vs the Ol’ Boys Club

JP Morgan bank announced its version of a blockchain currency and stated that Bitcoin is a fraud. Their coin’s value is tied to the US dollar and thus every JPM Coin converts to one U.S. dollar. In my opinion, JP Morgan feels that tying their coin to the US dollar legitimizes it; however, I see…
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Junk Mail

With all the talk about saving the planet why do we receive so much junk mail?  What if we all just wrote RTS (return to sender) on the envelope and put it into the outbox; would the advertisers sending all of this paper get the message?

M&Ms

Why are there brown M&Ms did someone in production screw up?  There are nice bright reds, greens, yellows, and even blues… and then comes brown. Was this a production error and Mars Candy just kept it or was someone in marketing color blind?

The Oscars

There should be 1 additional Oscar handed out to the most dramatic performance when receiving an Oscar.

Focus

Attention deficit people are successful because concentrating too much on one thing is a waste of time. Success comes from the ability to manage multiple aspects of a task. Too much focus in one area causes tunnel vision.

Uniqueness

Everyone wants to be unique but somehow we end up following the same trends.

Woe is Me

Victimization is an art form that many people have mastered without ever taking a single acting class.

Modern Art

Modern art makes me want to live in the past. Seeing a modern art exhibit where someone has dumped a bunch of junk on a floor is not my idea of art. Photography is not my idea of art either. I like the classics such as Rembrandt, Michelangelo, Monet,etc.