Say Good Night

We went out to downtown Dayton Saturday night eating dinner at Cafe Boulevard and catching a play at the Victoria Theatre.  The play was the one-man show “Good Night Gracie“, which was a recap of the 100 year life of

Ten Most Violent Movies

The ListUniverse site has a interesting posting on the ten most provocative scenes from violent movies.  This is a nice article because you can view the video outtakes from the likes of “Natural Born Killers”, “Fight Club”, “The Departed”, etc.  Take a look

MTV and Bin Laden

I glanced at the news headlines in Yahoo this morning and I thought “hmm, it appears that MTV is publicizing a new music video”…  You have to admit that it’s pretty odd for the new services to be providing public

Critical Life Lessons

From JohnPlaceOnLine, there is a nice summary of the 21 Critical Life Lessons… I would agree that these are very useful topics to explore for young adults.  Among the list of 21 are: 1. Choosing a Mate 12. Frugality 21.

Happiness in Life

Our greatest happiness in life does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits. — Thomas Jefferson Hat

A Meek Heart

Last night, we went to see the movie “A Mighty Heart” about the kidnapping, search for, and death of Wall Street Journal reporter, Daniel Pearl.  The movie focused more on the search for Pearl, and the dramatic measures that the Pakistanis took in

A Smart Bird

This link is from my buddy, Mark Kelly.  It’s  a 3 minute video that shows an African Grey doing tricks. http://www.upchucky.net/flash-fun/smart-bird.html

Human Nature & Political Correctness

An interesting article in Psychology Today entitled “Ten Politically Incorrect Truths About Human Nature”.  I’ve excerpted the list of 10 truths about human nature: 1. Men like blond bombshells (and women want to look like them) 2. Humans are naturally

Country Wisdom

Great wisdom from Walt Wood: 1. A day without sunshine is like night. 2. On the other hand, you have different fingers. 3. 42.7 percent of all statistics are made up on the spot. 4. 99 percent of lawyers give