Remembering Happy Meals

I was eating lunch at Panda Express in Alexandria, Va (I unashamedly love their Orange Chicken) when I noticed, sitting a few a feet away from me, were two little Hispanic kids (I’d say age 6 and 9 or so) and their father eating lunch as well. My 5 readers know I’m Hispanic; I’m not […]

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Goodbye Old Friend

When I was a much younger man, the Dallas Cowboys were a very successful football team. They won 3 Super Bowls in 4 years, a then record accomplishment. I thoroughly enjoyed living vicariously through their accomplishments. I was a BIG fan. But then, in probably the first in a nearly endless series of asinine decisions, […]

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My So Called Kid Life: Part 1 In A Potentially Ongoing Series: Bully Invisibility

Have y’all heard this question: if you had the option of having the power of invisibility or flight, which would you choose? I chose invisibility. My sister chose flight. Why mention my sister all of a sudden? Well, she chose flight. It turns out if you pick flight, you’re more optimistic, ethical and happier. Conversely, […]

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