Is this a radical stunt? Yeah. But when things go upside down in an instant– the way they did in Haiti– a radical approach can sometimes be the most rational.
Last summer I was in L.A. for meetings for a week or two. Using my handy dandy smartphone, I made a video each day highlighting various points of interest to send back to the fam.[…]
Great leadership is not promising those you lead that you will meet their every need and fulfill their every desire. A great leader calls forth the forgotten– maybe even undiscovered– strength in those he or[…]
Conan is funny in a wholly unique way and believe me, just being funny alone is hard enough… As such, tonight being Conan O’Brien’s last night as host of The Tonight Show is sad– on a number of levels.
Some would say popular music has been poison to modern english, the killers of proper grammar. It’s true that at times, the clash between the Queen’s English and the lyrics of, say, Queen, has been as loud as the tunes themselves. But there’s no need to kiss the muse of language goodbye.
“…there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must do it because Conscience tells him it is right.” — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I comfortable saying that I don’t know everything about writing. However, in my twelve years as a professional writer, I’ve found three easy-to-apply techniques that will dramatically and immediately improve your writing.
Great line spoken by Wayne in Wayne’s World: “Was it Kierkegaard or Dick Van Patten who said, ‘If you label me, you negate me?’” Today’s quote isn’t from Mike Myers or Søren Kierkegaard. But the[…]
Sometimes the funny finds you. I came across this sign on the front of a restaurant in Venice (It-lee, not CA) a few years ago. Did something go awry with this phrase in its journey[…]
So, here we are, just shy of the first week into 2010. By now, the X-wing fighters of New Year’s Resolutions have hopelessly smashed against the Death Star force field of Reality.