Clients Are People Too

Clients Are People Too

Let’s face it; we all have jerks in our lives. Family members, spouses, friends, co-workers, bosses, you name it. Now of course I don’t mean your family, friends or co-workers . . . or do I? Everyone has a bad day, so I am not talking about temporary jerks or...
Erasing Social Media

Erasing Social Media

Halt and Catch Fire is the best TV show of the last four years that you probably haven’t seen.  Critically acclaimed, but on AMC on Saturday nights, nowhere near The Walking Dead or Breaking Bad reruns. Halt and Catch Fire is the story of the beginnings of the...
About Timeless …

About Timeless …

There’s a new show on NBC called Timeless. Apparently, it’s doing pretty well. It’s about a criminal who steals a top secret government time machine and, of course, zips back in time to change things toward his own ends. Well. maybe. Whatever...
Of Presidential Debates and Mansplaining and Miller’s Crossing

Of Presidential Debates and Mansplaining and Miller’s Crossing

I started thinking about this post right after the first Presidential debate, way back in the primordial mist of the race, before Alec Baldwin entered the fray. The good old days. That post was going to explore the concept of ‘Mansplaining’ – you...
Chipper Jones & Me (or, W.A.R., what is it good for?)

Chipper Jones & Me (or, W.A.R., what is it good for?)

Over the last few years, as Bill James’ sabermetrics followers have had increasing influence across Major League Baseball, virtually running teams like the Arizona Diamondbacks (hmmm, how’s that working out?), a new measure of player value has emerged....