There are places to take notes, like … at a restaurant. There’s no added or greater perceived value to me, when a waiter shows up to our table to take our order with no note pad. I don’t understand this practice. Especially if there are more than two people and even worse, if there are … Continue reading Who Ordered the Salmon? I Was Too Busy Trying to Remember.
The Moment I Realized I Wasn’t Very Smart and How it Changed Me
I went to college later than most, so by my junior year, I was like 22 or 23. One day, in political science class, the professor makes an analogy, comparing something to Nazi Germany. Right then, this 18-year old girl interrupts him and says, “I’m appalled to hear you say that.” Uh, maybe I wasn’t … Continue reading The Moment I Realized I Wasn’t Very Smart and How it Changed Me
“Pop quiz hotshot. There’s a bomb on a bus. Once the bus goes 50 miles an hour, the bomb is armed. If it drops below 50, it blows up. What do you do? What do you do?!” We can recite movie lines with no notice. That quote is right there, ready to go. We can … Continue reading Pencils Down!