Are We Heading to a Self-Sustaining Culture?

Budget cuts.  No one likes them.  No one wants to be the one to swing the ax.  Reality-wise, regardless of opinion and perspective, it’s a business decision that affects a lot of people.  Public broadcasting, preschool, and various other programs are being scrutinized and debated.  Should they continue to be supported by the “taxpayers” (government),…

One Hack’s Game Notes – CFB 9/18/10

It is a time-honored tradition at my grandparents’ house:  sitting in the kitchen with Grandpa, and watching all of the football games of the past weekend.  I don’t think there has ever been a time that all of us in the family wasn’t watching a game from any sport in the kitchen. After watching this…

Don’t Drown Out the Speaker

Public speaking is a skill.  In order to hear someone speak, it requires your undivided attention.  When that doesn’t happen, then the code of civility is broken in my opinion. DSM Magazine had their Fall issue unveiling on Thursday at Midwest Aesthetics and a large crowd was in attendance.  At 6:00 p.m., the short 10-minute…