I feel giddy today. It's almost like... Christmas Eve. A big birthday. The day before vacation. There has been so much anticipation, so much build-up, and if things go as the media predicts, today we will elect the first African American president of the United States. I plan on letting the lines die down a … Continue reading Vote. Be part of history.
I learned years ago that guys like them a girl who can talk some sports. Once upon a time, I was heavily involved with recruitment for my company, and I found sports to be an effective icebreaker during the elevator ride. It worked 99% of the time. (There was one guy, a geeky type, who … Continue reading Let’s talk sports. Because guys dig that.
... in 1859, Jean-Francois Gravelet, a Frenchman known professionally as Emile Blondin, was the first idiot daredevil to walk across Niagara Falls on a tightrope. ...in 1936, Gone With the Wind was published. (Prissy: "Lawzy, we got to have a doctor. I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' babies.") ...in 1952, CBS-TV debuted "The Guiding Light", … Continue reading This Day in History – June 30