Moving to a Better Happiness Neighborhood


  Here’s a mind-blowing thought: We are born into this life with a predisposition towards happiness or unhappiness. Call it a happiness quotient. It can also be described as a mindset, a unique calibration on the happiness scale embedded in the foundation of a human personality. This mindset is usually affected positively or negatively in earlyContinue reading “Moving to a Better Happiness Neighborhood”

The Price of Printing or Planned Disappearance


My printer passed away last night. The print head had a massive heart attack. I performed several emergency medical procedures prescribed by my HP Solutions Center–all to no avail. Funeral services will be announced. A helpful store clerk at Office Depot informed me that printheads often break within two to three years. “It costs nearlyContinue reading “The Price of Printing or Planned Disappearance”

Giving Up to Get Ahead


Every so often, it’s not such a bad idea to give up. The word I really want to use is surrender, but I’m not really sure what that word means in the truest sense. I’m going to barge right ahead and use it anyway. Once every ten years or so, I get to the pointContinue reading “Giving Up to Get Ahead”

Same Old Strategy In Syria


Why is President Obama determined to attack Syria when the rest of the world is reluctant to do so? It is troubling that our President is hell-bent on making the same mistake that previous administrations have made by involving the United States in situations where we don’t belong. It is ironic that this President promised toContinue reading “Same Old Strategy In Syria”