Live Coverage from eWorld 2010 in London was Energized and Entertaining, with Just a Touch of Forrest Gump

Whenever I take my show on the road so to speak, I can not help but think of the famous quote about “life being like a box of chocolates” from the movie Forrest Gump in that you never know what you are going to get. Sure you may run into the occasional technical difficulty, for … Continue reading

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A New Girlfriend and a 1 Million Pound Winner . . . What A Weekend!

What a big start to an amazing weekend! On Friday through one of the social networks to which I belong I received a proclamation of love from a woman who fell head over heels because she liked my profile.  See . . . it does pay to invest time into properly setting-up your personal profile! … Continue reading

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Is the Democrats Go Negative Strategy a Case of the Mirror Cracked?

According to the New York Times, “many Democrats are deploying the fruits of a yearlong investigation into the business and personal histories of Republican candidates in an effort to plant doubts about them and avoid having races become a national referendum on the performance of President Obama and his party.” Here is an example of … Continue reading

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200 Shows on Blog Talk Radio: An Unplanned Milestone

Right off the bat you should know that prior to my first show on Blog Talk Radio “BTR” on March 26th, 2009 I had never hosted anything other than the occasional dinner party. I tell you this as a means of illustrating the fact that under the right circumstances and within the context of one’s … Continue reading

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Avandia Scandal Could Almost Turn a Republican Into a Democrat

As I put pen to paper (sorry my age is showing) . . . keystroke to screen, regarding the recent buzz surrounding the FDA’s decision to restrict access to the controversial diabetes drug Avandia, I inadvertently found myself on the liberal side of the street relative to growing suspicion and cynicism about motives in the … Continue reading

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Starbucks Blended Coffee and Seinfeld’s Muffin Stumps

Coffee Paradise Lost!

I am sure that we all remember the Seinfeld episode in which “Rebecca De Mornay” storms in on Elaine and her former Pendant Publishing Boss Mr. Lippman, who has just opened a bakery named ‘Top of the muffin to you!’ that sells only the tops of muffins. Ms. De Mornay who heads up a homeless … Continue reading

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Who actually benefits from Wall Street’s “Winning Ways?”

“Wall Street’s winning ways continue, with the Dow, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq coming off their highest closes since May 13.” Peter Schacknow, Senior Producer, CNBC Breaking News Desk Wow, thank you Peter Schacknow for this delightful news which benefits exactly who . . . Certainly not the majority of the people who took … Continue reading

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Chocolate by any other name is . . . well . . . crap!

I was about to give my eldest daughter a snack of what I thought was a chocolate treat similar to the Rosebuds chocolate treat I enjoyed when I was young.  They were called Rosebuds because of the shape of the small diameter morsels that resembled the flower which usually decorates the trim of a cake. … Continue reading

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Should Pot Be Legalized?

The debate regarding the legalization of Marijuana or “Pot” as it is often called has been a long standing one in which those both for and against are vociferous in expressing their position or beliefs regarding this tempest in a bottle or to use street slang- nickle bag. Of course the basis for one’s belief … Continue reading

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A Big Brother with HP, IBM and Oracle Senior Executives?


Dear CBS, have I got a great idea for your next Big Brother run . . . execs from HP, IBM and Oracle will bring double crosses, feigned alliances and even a sex scandal to the show.  Call me! Related Posts: September 17th, 2010 (Procurement Insights): Drinking the HP Kool-Aid September 17th, 2010 (Procurement Insights): The … Continue reading

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