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Out of the Mouth of Babes!

Out of the Mouth of Babes!

When Does One Become Fat 

in the Eyes of a Child?

So I am sitting on my couch one summer day watching television. 2,334 more words

Past Ruminations, Hesitations And Thoughts

What's My Name?

I have a new name. It’s a name that I am not particularly proud of but am partially to blame for.

As a parent there are, I’m finding out, a lot of lessons and explanations that you have to pass on to your kids: being truthful, having good manners, showing others respect, rooting for the Chicago Bears rather than a good football team, just to give a few examples. 686 more words


Half Right.........

There are some nice gems in here re debate, communication, individual & group identities. Well worth a read.


“…lack of self-awareness, lack of information or understanding, islands of emotionalism or impulsivity, unexamined biases, self-affirming rationalizations…” Dr. Joy Bliss



Once when arguing with someone close to me, I told her “you´re so stupid!” She answered back telling me that she was not, and explained to me why. 302 more words

That Guy

You never want to be That GuyIf at all possible it’s best to be This Guy. That Guy, you know him as the jerk who cuts you off on the freeway, or backs into your trash can on trash day, maybe he takes cuts in line at the amusement park while you’re in line with your kids, or you might have watched as he did any number of things that earn him the title… 787 more words


Behavior in raids - bullying and verbal abuse

Bullying seems to be all too common among gamers today as well as all sorts of verbal abuse. Anonymity is like a motivator to release all kinds of venom in gaming chat channels and it feels like it has gotten steadily worse and worse. 350 more words

Game Diary