I first encountered Seth Godin when this book appeared on the Air Force Chief of Staff’s reading list. Our Commander put out a voluntary program wherein we could read a book from the list on duty and use some of the duty day to build a presentation on the given topic to the unit. I read Linchpin and was captivated. Here was a framework that gave form to a philosophy, a system of work and life, I’d been practicing without articulating it. …
“The occupant of the Presidency of the United States of America is both the most powerful and dangerous person in the history of the world.”
- paraphrased from Dan Carlin
I heard this yesterday while listening to Mr. Carlin’s podcast “Common Sense.” If I had been walking, it would have halted me in my tracks. This sentiment, this thought, is at the root of my opposition to Donald Trump’s occupation of the White House. Mr. Carlin elaborates on his thoughts on this and it is well worth the listen.
I agree with everything he has to say on the issue…
McConnell concedes Biden win
Mitch McConnell has thrown in the towel on Donald Trump. But he’s done so in a manner that sets up a hijacking of the Electoral College…
I have often thought of this moment.
I don’t know how this is possible.
At first, I thought I was dreaming. But I am not. I am here.
I pinched myself, slapped my face and tried to yell myself awake as I stumbled through the woods leading to this house. I recognize this house.
How can this be?
I can’t be here.
This is not possible.
But I am here. My leg confirms this, the familiar ache of a foot broken 15 years ago both comforting and alarming.
It is May 24, 1988. My mom, the best person I know…