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Many of us have been asking the question, “Why is courage in such short supply in our age?” Cowardice is in our pulpits and our politicians. Doing the right thing is out of vogue. People stand by while a homeless man pushes another man onto the subway tracks to be killed. My submission to the […]

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New York and Freedom

Reenie and I took a weekend off work, rented a car, and drove into Manhattan. The drive is a story in itself with being almost run over by all those aggresive NY drivers. I will resist the temptation to embarass myself as I consider myself a good driver.  At least we lived through the experience.  […]

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Last week, Reenie and I joined Danny, Laura and Levi in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida for his national competition with Volkswagen. He is a VW salesman in Southern California and was one of 12 salesmen selected from the USA to compete for America’s Best VW Salesperson. Reenie and I were there with the excuse of babysitting […]

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Tiger Cruise

My oldest son is an officer in the Navy. The destroyer he is on recently came off deployment to the middle east coming through Pearl Harbor. The Navy has this great program in which, at the end of a deployment, family and friends are allowed on board for a final leg of the cruise into their home port. This is called a Tiger Cruise with the family and friends being called the “tigers.” I had the privilege of doing so with my son from Pearl Harbor to San Diego, a six day cruise.

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