Giving you the "so what" to some of history's greatest lessons.
Idiocracy. Some days it seems I am surrounded by uncouth idiots. When I complain out loud, Shelly reminds me of my manners. She also reminds […]
This episode of Lessons Learned will argue that ‘At-Bang’ training is too late in the game. Further, I’ll discuss that your choice of training matters […]
The film was rated Aaaargh. The 2009 kids’ film Labou is about three very different kids growing up in Louisiana who are forced to work […]
Teachable moments are those amazing opportunities that occur when you catch someone doing something wrong or more importantly doing something right. You can many times step in as the teacher, coach or mentor and offer a moral or lesson to exemplify WHY the behavior you witnessed is important to that person's personal or professional growth.
Fans. The word fan comes from the Latin word fanaticus. Fanaticus literally means insanely but divinely inspired. The word fan (fanatic) is used today to describe […]
Dreams of the west. My good friend Brian Marren regales me with the history of Ireland and the Irish no matter where we are, what […]
This morning, Marren and I are appearing on the Distinguished Savage podcast. The ‘liner notes’ say that this podcast was created so that the host could, “talk to those who understand that the world can be a very dangerous place and how they go about facing that uncertainty and the story behind their choices”.