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The Jim Fund

When I’m out running, I come up with all kinds of ideas. This is a work in progress, but I thought about what it would be like to be in love with the idea of not working. What would it … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to My Sons

I have three sons, the youngest of whom just turned 18.  They are all now legal adults!  Their mother and I divorced 16 years ago.  They didn’t live with me but when we had time together, I did my best … Continue reading

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The Date From Hell

Show of hands – who here has gone on a date with someone they met online?  That’s what I thought, I’m not alone!  Ten years ago, I met many women through my Wednesday night karaoke routine.  Every Wednesday night (and … Continue reading

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You Don’t Say!

The people who know me casually see me as someone who would seem quite normal.  I don’t throw off this weird vibe (at least I don’t think I do).  I tend to blend in and mirror the crowd I’m with. … Continue reading

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I’m The Spock of Sarcasm

When you think of Spock, you think of an emotionally detached, logical perspective.  My life is ruled by logic.  If it’s not logical, it’s just stupid!  Many times, I have stuck my foot in my mouth by saying “Why would you … Continue reading

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Holidays in My Brain

It’s officially “Holiday Season.” For me, that means many things, none of which are normal! First, we have Thanksgiving. For you, that means a day off filled with family you may or may not like. If you’re the host of … Continue reading

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My Inner Larry King

Larry King used to write a column for USA Today where he would share random thoughts.  Now it’s on Twitter, but I’ve never seen it.  I never watched his show when it was on, but I liked how he could … Continue reading

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Dude, You’re Getting a Mac!

I’m writing this using my laptop attached to my desktop widescreen high def monitor, while using a wireless keyboard and mouse. Basically, I’ve turned my laptop into my temporary desktop. Why, you ask? Because for the last time, my PC … Continue reading

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A Place For My Stuff

George Carlin did a routine about his “stuff.” It’s really funny and I can’t even hope to improve upon his master class on comedy! But I have to talk about my stuff. I have accumulated a lot of stuff in … Continue reading

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How I Met My Future

I got married when I was twenty years old. Everyone said we were too young to know what we were doing. They were probably right, but we were married for 15 years, had three wonderful boys, and currently have a … Continue reading

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