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Reeling in the years

The exercise I logged this weekend was hard to quantify: Without a FitBit, I had no real way of knowing how many miles I walked after parking the car on Friday night and using only my feet for transportation as my husband and I explored our old stomping grounds at Indiana University with some of the best friends I’ve ever had — one of whom I hadn’t seen in 30 years. 431 more words

Three Pieces of Graduation Advice Thirty Years Later

Dignified, eminent and scholarly, Colonel Paul Miles was a formidable presence in the lecture halls at West Point where he taught advanced classes in Diplomatic and Strategic History for more than a decade. 932 more words

The Rigged Beer Can Regatta

My plan to win the Beer Can Regatta was simple at first: just throw a can into the water with everyone else and hope it beat the rest of the competitors. 934 more words

Autobiographical Humor