Will Obama Do the Right Thing?

    The current situation in the Middle East right now, in particular Iraq and Syria, is increasingly dire. Now, with the news that an American journalist was executed, America is once again at a crossroads with Iraq. The question then becomes; will Obama do the right thing? The correct course of action differs onContinue reading “Will Obama Do the Right Thing?”

What’s Really Wrong With Americans

“The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.” Gilbert K. Chesterton This piece may come as shock to many since I am known for my patriotism. But therein lies already a wrong assumption about whatContinue reading “What’s Really Wrong With Americans”

Help Me, Help You, Help Me

In the realm of NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) there is the belief that every motivator has two sides, an “away” motivator and a “towards” motivator. An easy example of this is, you are going to ask for that raise and treat yourself to a weekend out if works out. That’s a little bit of an awayContinue reading “Help Me, Help You, Help Me”

Second Tuesday in September

The second Tuesday in September. I still remember looking forward to that day. I had Diamondbacks tickets and our division rivals, the Colorado Rockies, were in town to start a series. I was awoken by a phone call from my roommate. He worked at an office and I worked from home, so his day began earlier thanContinue reading “Second Tuesday in September”