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Grice's Maxims

One valuable way to view human communication is to take note of Grice’s Maxims.  Most people already know this at a subconscious level, but being consciously aware of it allow a person ro fine-tune  their intended communicative exchange. 309 more words


Long Live The Republic!

For over two hundred and thirty years the Republic has weathered wars, epidemics, hostile neighbors, worldwide conflicts, economic disasters, internal struggles, and competing ideologies. Its birth was a long and desperate struggle for independence against the strongest and most advanced military in the world. 721 more words


Some Random Thoughts about Language

I remember when I was living in McCollum Hall at the University of Kansas when I was an undergraduate.  There was a student there who told me that a word was not a word unless it was in the dictionary.  504 more words

American Values

Call Center I •Unit 5


Kindly follow the link below for a summary of Unit 5, Call Center 1. Good luck!

Alexander Cueto | Certified Trainer and Language Coach… 17 more words


What's Interesting About *that* Cadillac Ad Is Not The Ad

A surprising amount of hubbub erupted after Cadillac released its now-controversial “Work Hard” commercial during the Olympics earlier this year.

If you missed it, the commercial is a confident celebration of America’s unique work… 565 more words


Cloudy Sky

Clouds and rain now plague the sky.
This weather finally made me sigh.
I want the sun up high and bright.
I want some warmth throughout the night. 14 more words


VOTE SMART - The Informed Voter's Guide

Ignore what you hear on tv and read in the newspapers, that’s all biased. This is the simple truth of the major differences between the liberals and the conservatives – honest truth, not  185 more words

Cyberspace Pilot - Rants & Raves