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Adult student woes... Or maybe advantages?

I don’t realize how old I am. I don’t have kids to gauge my own age, but when I am surrounded by kids (or young adults rather) in a classroom, I see just how “experienced” I truly am. 511 more words


For what it's worth, 11/05/15

I’ll have the fish bladder on the side, please

Throughout my youth, it was an indisputable fact that the Edsel was the worst marketing move in the history of marketing. 380 more words

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When Vegans Go Too Far

I’ve got nothing against vegans.  Sure, their diet is unnatural and contrary to the laws of natural selection that made homo sapiens the most successful omnivores in the history of the world — but I’m a big believer in live and let live.  304 more words



Kish and I try to be environmentally sensitive people.  We recycle religiously, we walk rather than drive if possible, and we generally try to do whatever we can to reduce our carbon footprint.  255 more words


Those Who Cannot Remember The Past Are Condemned To Repeat It

Formula 409 has new packaging. It’s understandable if you’re thinking, “What the heck is he ranting about now?” Truth be told, this is a bit of a rant. 377 more words


Crazy As A Coca-Cola Conspiracy

Not so deep in the history and psyche of America, rests the incident known as “the day Coca-Cola switched from their much beloved, and proven formula drink to a new tasting formula with a clever name to match.” OK, that wasn’t really the name of the incident, but….. 417 more words

New Coke

New Coke (Coca-Cola, 1985)

In 1985, Coca-Cola decided to reformulate its flagship soft drink and dubbed it “New Coke.” The New Coke originally didn’t have a separate name until 1992 when it was renamed Coke II. 238 more words