Category Archives: Philosophy

You Have to Be On Your Game at All Times.


My rent paying job at Chamberlain Group, provides me with some positive things.  When troubleshooting, I’m forced to think several moves ahead.  I always have to be on my game, and become angry when I’m not. My wife has health … Continue reading

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Things Missing on CNN


Both stories are tragedies, and I am being sarcastic, but watching CNN you have two missing stories, Malaysian Flight 370, and the missing girls in Nigeria.  Noticing a pattern, but not a good one.  

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Dude, You Asked Miss America to the Prom in Front of Everyone?


I was watching CNN this morning, and saw the story about the York, PA high school student, who asked Miss America out to the prom. If the audience was pre screened and Senior Patrick Favares already informed school officials, he … Continue reading

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Don’t Want to Be a Refuge and Wander the Earth.


Jews throughout history know this feeling all too well.  This was brought up Friday, by my work buddy Anastase, who’s from Rwanda.  I’m reading a book by a Rwandan exile named Louise Mushikiwabo called Rwanda Means the Universe. Anastase said … Continue reading

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Political Science and the Brain


I just finished a book by three political science professors, John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith and John R. Alford, called Predisposed, Liberals, Conservatives and the Biology of Political Differences. First I will start with their talk about City College … Continue reading

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Is Courage Fearlessness?


Is courage fearlessness?  No!  To have courage, you need to fear something.  There’s no need for courage if you’re fearless. Yesterday, I took a chance, and posted about my childhood autism diagnosis.  Some told me it took courage.  Well, maybe, … Continue reading

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Madam, Your Son is Autistic.


Professor Charton, Mrs. Charton, your son is autistic.  My recommendation is you institutionalize him, there’s nothing you can do for him. By that, you should not be reading this post.  Of course the usual response is the Bill Cosby skit … Continue reading

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