20 years later … and has anything changed?

It was twenty years ago today, about 4:00 pm ... I was awoken with a hospital orderly barking: " You have to get up! It's time for your crutch training. You have ten minutes, man - I gotta get out here!" The day was April 29, 1992, otherwise known as Day 1 of the Rodney … Continue reading 20 years later … and has anything changed?

“I never thought it could happen”

"Damn, is it already 5:00 am? I'll never get used to that train. That reminds me though, I have to get that logistics report for our joint venture with Halliburton done today. I can't believe I'd ever be working with a company that partners with Halliburton. But I guess there's the upside. I get to … Continue reading “I never thought it could happen”

The Hunger Games … articulation of the Occupy Movement

Fear is our strongest ... our most primordial emotion. It manifests itself in the unknown. Uncertainty generates thoughts of worst case scenarios. Over the years marketers, politicians and the like have attempted to harness it to their benefit, seldom successfully though. But when they have - the results have been unmistakably effective. The Occupy Movement started … Continue reading The Hunger Games … articulation of the Occupy Movement

What if things would never be the same again …

Update, January 24, 2017: I wrote this five years ago during the midst of the Occupy Movement. The change that many of us hoped for never happened. What is happening in the United States today is a whole different matter. Our federal government, and many of the state governments are hell bent on their version … Continue reading What if things would never be the same again …

Occupy needs to stop occupying …

Now I'm a huge supporter of the Occupy movement. If you've read any of my posts over the last couple of months, you'd know I have no love loss for big banks, major corporations and even the government. And it's about time someone stood up and said something, and I'm glad Occupy has. The Occupy … Continue reading Occupy needs to stop occupying …