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That Personal Nemesis

Hi fine people of this earth. Quick question, what do y’all think of Siri? I asked my dearest Siri ‘Search for Mountain Ararat’, and he (I chose a male voice…can’t have a female voice in my head and on my phone too) promptly replied, 669 more words


Try to remember far back in your young life when something presented itself at that time that appeared to be the end of the world as we understood it as kids do. 799 more words

Carpe Diem

Tone of your parent voice

We all know exactly what tone of our voice gets us a raise, or tells someone who what they are doing isn’t acceptable. There are 3 main tones, Parent, Child and Adult. ¬† 272 more words


Once Homeless Peninsula Student Comes Full Circle, Helping Others Find Housing

SAN MATEO (CBS SF) — Nathan Porras helps homeless people on the peninsula find housing, working for the Innvision Shelter network, as their volunteer Coordinator. 1,027 more words


My new piece, and a pet peeve

I have a new piece out at Enhancing Capital. Topic is booming stock markets and how to explain record-highs.

On a related note, one thing that’s frustrated me lately is people’s willingness to ignore good news when it comes from the “wrong” source. 283 more words