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Insults and Compliments

The uttered word carries with it many powers. It can lift you, or drag you down like an anchor. The weight is what we assign to it. 960 more words


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The last few weeks has seen quite some volatility in the equity markets.  The chart below compares the performance (or lack thereof!) of the S&P500 (red) to the TSX (blue).   212 more words

News And Updates

Hall Of Idols #22: Mark Twain

Twenty-second installment in a series exploring very important people in my life.

Let me start explaining how this will work: I listed 65 idols of mine. 600 more words

An "Irregular" Fact About Mark Twain

Nikola Tesla once “shook the poop out” of a constipated Mark Twain with an experiment.


We have added depth to our view of Missouri as we have covered most all of the parks in the northwest portion of the State. At Van Meter State Park we came closest to walking in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark as they described the bend in the Missouri River from where the park is presently located. 1,050 more words

Be Kind

Kindness is a language that the deaf can hear and the blind can see – Mark Twain.

These simple words speak volumes about how we should live our lives. 93 more words