"I told my boss where he could shove it." I was just sitting here thinking of the bosses I have had in my life. I guess you might say that every person I ever worked for was, in a way, a boss. It was my job to keep them happy. Then if you [...]
Photo from Pixabay Did you ever do anything really stupid? Things that cost you dearly? Maybe you lost a friend or a lover or a job or a career because of your stupidity. Maybe you got kicked out of school or were publicly humiliated. Maybe you went to jail. Now if you are [...]
Art and Jean Fettig Jean and I will have been married over 90 years as you read this. (Not all of those years to each other.) I was married 39 years previously and she was 35 years. May 19th we will have been married 16 years together. We met online. I lived in [...]
Art Fettig's Monday Morning Memo June 22, 2009 800-441-7676 or 919-732-6994 firstname.lastname@example.org In This Issue o Not Dancing in the Dark o Say Something Good o Visit Our Website o Points To Ponder o A Little Humor o Quote of the Week o To Subscribe Never underestimate the ability of man to find a [...]
Art Fettig's Monday Morning Memo June 15, 2009 800-441-7676 or 919-732-6994 email@example.com In This Issue o Make a Circle o Say Something Good o Visit Our Website o Points To Ponder o A Little Humor o Quote of the Week o To Subscribe What did I say? Make a Circle One of my [...]
What did I say? One of my favorite illustrations for a speech was asking the audience to make a circle with their thumb and their index finger. Hold it right up there. Now, all together, bring the circle down to your chin. (I would make the circle with my right hand to demonstrate [...]
Multitasking = screwing up several things at once.
Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is to tell them they are being attacked. and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same in any country. Hermon Goring
Father's Day. Another old custom created by the greeting card industry. Just the same, it is nice to be remembered with a phone call or an e-mail and there isn't a big investment involved. May God bless America and keep out troops from harm.
Sunrise Services, Easter Egg Hunts, Deviled Eggs, Chocolate Rabbits, Malted Milk Eggs, Name your own poison but whatever it is it will probably remind you that with Easter and its religious significance comes the temporal fringe benefits.I saw a rabbit out in front of our house as I pulled up the drive yesterday and just [...]