I played chess almost every day in high school.

I lost just about every game.


As technological evolution hurtles ever-forward, I often find myself reflecting on how primitive our current era truly is.


We’ve all said it at one point or another: “Come on, I’m not a mind-reader!”

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Protest Supporters in San Diego — photo copyright San Diego Union-Tribune

You know who you are. And you know we love you.

“…and the Dalai Lama tells me, ‘Oh, uh, there won’t be any money — but when you die, on your deathbed, you will receive total consciousness.’

“So I got that goin’ for me, which is nice.”

— Bill Murray, Caddyshack

Engagement” — so many digital content creators are madly in love with that word!

And that’s a massive problem, because —

If you’re not able to engage yourself, you’re not going to engage anyone else.

Ben Thomas

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