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Great Expectations

As many longtime readers know, I am an avid coffee drinker. I am also originally from the Boston area. Put the two together and you’d be right to assume I have an inordinate love of Dunkin’ Donuts. Alas, I have … Read More

A Tale of Two Billionaires

Have you heard the name Adolf Merckle? How about Chuck Feeney? Probably not, but by the standard of our modern world, net worth, both were incredibly successful.

Merckle developed his father’s chemical wholesale company into Germany’s largest pharmaceutical wholesaler, Phoenix … Read More

Walking a Mile

When I get home from work, the first question I ask my children is “how was school today?” Usually the answer is simply, “good” and they go back to playing with their Legos or watching Power Rangers. Sometimes they’ll elaborate … Read More

The Best Team

For the last three seasons, I have coached my daughter’s soccer teams. Oddly, soccer wasn’t a sport I played much as a kid.┬áBut AYSO is a completely volunteer run organization, so when duty calls, you step up and figure it … Read More