Supreme Court nominee

By rickColosimo / July 17, 2017 /

Yep, this is an old post. The world has moved on. Supreme Court nominee President Trump has nominated Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court. I’d like to read some of his opinions before I decide. Does he write his own opinions? Frankly, I’m comforted by the fact that he’s not a crazy Trump pick. Low…

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The road less traveled

By rickColosimo / February 3, 2017 /

ca. 2010: In his “Four Roads” post, Seth Godin outlines four possible models of thinking about your career/job progression and experiences. Unstated, but this leitmotif of experience, value, and art is tied in tightly with his linchpin model. stuck in a loop – doing the same thing, better & faster, but not getting anywhere always…

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Singing songs and carrying signs

By rickColosimo / August 29, 2016 /

Evidently some dude’s protesting the national anthem. Don’t know who he is, don’t care, and doesn’t matter whether he’s protesting poverty, race-based policing, gay marriage, immigration, or the lack of vegetarian options at McDonald’s. Protesting the national anthem, the pledge, and burning the flag are the exact kind of speech the first amendment was designed…

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A happy moment

By rickColosimo / June 11, 2016 /

A happy moment My happy place looks like Waimea Bay, on the north shore of Oahu, running around the bay in the middle of the evening, with a full moon over the water and just the sound of the waves crashing in the otherwise silent evening. For me, it was in the middle of one…

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