Monthly Archives: February 2006

Talking about Americans work more, seem to accomplish less – U.S. Business – MSNBC.com

 Just as we all suspected.  Overworked & underpaid slaves to the paycheck!  You gotta love that treadmill! NEW YORK – "Most U.S. workers say they feel rushed on the job, but they are getting less accomplished than a decade ago, … Continue reading

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James K. Burk – The Power of Persistence

  James K. Burk – The Power of Persistence!   For more than 4 decades my old friend Jim Burk has strived to be a celebrated author.  So now he is.  Jim is my model of the power of persistance!  … Continue reading

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Flock of Dodos

From Freddy’s  "Why cant we all just get along" File –   Jez, enough said already!  C’mon lets move on please.  Wouldn’t it be nice if folks could spend just a little of their wasted lives on more meaningful pursuits?  Oh , … Continue reading

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Gadgetville Plus

Interactive Gallery Slide shows, animated graphics, quizzes, and more   Check this out from Business Week Magazine – Lots of neat stuff & some cool pictures too.  Entertain your fantasy & figure out how to empty your pockets at warp … Continue reading

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That’s just not right!

These Bastards got my fingernail clippers!   Sale of airports’ banned items proves bountiful By Gary Stoller, USA TODAY "It’s a little-noticed legacy of post-9/11 airport security procedures: the brisk commerce spawned by the buying, selling and disposal of the … Continue reading

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FYI From Forbes via MSN

Music’s top money makers for 2005 • The Rolling Stones $168 million • U2 $150 million • Kenny Chesney $110 million • Green Day $99 million • The Eagles $84 million • Paul McCartney $83 million • Celine Dion $81 million • … Continue reading

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Is art driving you crazy or ViceVersa?

Fascinating article from Healthday – Find original article here http://www.healthday.com/view.cfm?id=529244  WEDNESDAY, Nov. 23 (HealthDay News) — The notion of the "suffering artist" has long been a potent one, and a new examination of masterpieces from the past suggests it may … Continue reading

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