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vicki-larson's picture
Aug.27.2009
For almost all my life, I have been plagued with bad manners. Not the kind that I would write about to, say, Miss Manners for some advice, because she might laugh at me or at least not take me seriously. But it’s been a huge problem nonetheless. I have been nice. Too nice. Oh, I can see you all,...
chris-rodell's picture
Jul.01.2009
I was around a good campfire with some good friends recently listening to them talk about their good kids and all the good universities they were striving to attend. It was a really good time. Goodness, gracious, it’s going to be awfully difficult for future Nobel Prize committees to select from so...