Category Archives: Questions

Thoughts while wondering whatever happened to….

,,,,Bebe Rebozo. Do you remember the Nixon crony and how Johnny Carson used to make fun of some of the scandals during the Nixon administration? That’s one of the differences between then and now. Nixon had interesting names like Bebe Rebozo and … Continue reading

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From the land of vanity plates: An enigma, wrapped in a riddle

This one has me stumped. “QT” is sometimes license plate shorthand for “cutie”. Tina Louise’s license plate used to be RNTIAQT – “Aren’t I a cutie?”. Yes, THAT Tina Louise (though I prefer Tena to Tina Louise. Tena is my favorite “red head”…. or … Continue reading

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Random thought while wondering what really happened to…..

….Rahm Emanuel. Why would you leave the White house to go to Chicago? Has anyone mentioned to Madonna that it is NOT a malfunction of you do it yourself? Has anyone noticed that “Two Buck Chuck” is up to $3.29? … Continue reading

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The definition of intellectual

Thomas Sowell is one of my favorite columnists. He nails it in this column. It reminds me of Arthur Clarke’s definition of an intellectual as one who is “…educated beyond their intelligence”.

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Sometimes the fist looks like Alex Trebek’s

This is NOT a gratuitous opportunity to post a clip from the now defunct television classic “My Name Is Earl”. It just happens to reflect some of my first thoughts when I read about Chris Matthews recent performance on Jeopardy. Earl … Continue reading

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Thoughts while wondering whatever happened to….

….Dave, my roommate in freshman dorm. I’ve never seen him in any alumni lists or at alumni functions. Tempurpedic is now making desk chairs. Why would you ever want to get up? Do you lose your ability to whistle? I … Continue reading

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License Plate sermon

I pulled into the deli the other day next to a car with this plate: It wasn’t difficult to figure out. I am very familiar with Psalm 46. I preached on it as a text several times. Each time I … Continue reading

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Asking along with Avril: Complicated (A free write exercise)

Things have become complicated. I read once that language atrophies. The theory was proposed by some linguist (memory says it was the introduction to  J. Gresham Machen’s New Testament Greek for Beginners. but memory does not serve me all that … Continue reading

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Top 5 questions for your Organizational Development interview

My job as a strategy consultant makes me a “professional question asker”. It is both an art and a science. It also a major part of what all of us do – asking good questions. So, with apologies to David Letterman, … Continue reading

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