TEENS— An Endangered Species!
If you are a teen or the parent of a teen, sit down before reading this. Take a few slow deep breaths. Teens are the future of our society. They are the future of their own world. But they are racing toward a wall, at high speed. Only the acquisition of knowledge can save them from becoming permanent...
Top U.S. Exec says GRADS! OPEN YOUR MINDS!
US President Barack Obama has some advice for the class of 2010: Open your minds. Look at all sides. Use your force of reason to decide, once you have heard all views. Chew well, digest, then decide for yourself. Don’t be led by the nose by so-called “pundits”. Don’t...
Knowledge Becomes Money
The Philosopher’s Stone was the goal of all ancient alchemists. What on earth does this have to do with your new training, or your new degree? In centuries past, Alchemy was a pseudo-science— the ultimate dream of Alchemists was a fusing of metals that would, like King Midas’ touch,...
Inventing Yourself— in Your Face, 2010
It’s graduation time, and energy is in the air. So I couldn’t resist one more grad post. It’s about Celebrities— our heroes. Are they our heroes because they represent the values and attained goals we admire? Or maybe because they are models of who we would like to become? There...