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Three Arguments Against Performance Reviews

I don’t like performance reviews. I never liked giving them, and I never liked getting them. They are like school report cards, only less well-meaning and more poorly formed. 1,446 more words

Business

George Clayton Johnson, Writer of "Wisdom Fiction"

I’ve written a blog post about Richard Matheson and his Twilight Zone episodes. I’ve written one about Charles Beaumont. I’ve even written one about… 508 more words

Twilight Zone

Crazy Fun Cousins

I grew up in Buckman, Minnesota in the sixties and seventies, surrounded by great grandparents, grandparents, uncles, aunts and all kinds of cousins. The Buckman/Pierz area was settled by German Catholic farmers. 1,728 more words

Family Time

Games You Played As A Kid...

On Saturday Nick Digilio was visiting his parents and, despite the fact it was beautiful weather, he didn’t see or hear any kids playing outside. It lead him and listeners to discuss… 41 more words

Nick Digilio

Curiosities of Childhood – Part 1

When I was growing up in the San Fernando Valley, it seemed like every house in our neighborhood had kids. During the summer, my two brothers and I spent most of our days outdoors. 836 more words

Childhood

Greek solution: 6 month break coming Monday

So Greece talks are not that important that they can’t be picked up on Sunday perhaps.

The Tuesday deadline and the “settlement” will be announced shortly before midnight Monday local time. 213 more words

Economy

Fond Memories

While growing up, I lived with my family in a great neighborhood in a friendly midwestern town.  The residential area and the houses in it were new. 682 more words

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