Missy’s Surprise Birthday Party

We celebrated Missy’s 50th birthday yesterday with an elaborate surprise party at the Greene Cinemas and Brios Restaurant. Missy thought that she and I were going to see a movie at the Greene (we even stopped to snap a photo

Why Government Cannot Solve Our Problems

In business as in goverment, real decision-making almost always involves the evaluation of trade-offs and less than optimal solutions.  Do I want to spend my Christmas bonus fixing my car or vacationing in Florida?  Should we use the tax revenue

Timeline for Independence

June 1774 – The 13 colonies send delegates to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to form the First Continental Congress. April 1775 – King George’s troops advance on Concord, Massachusetts. May 1776 – After nearly a year of trying to settle their differences