Fighting H-bombs with C-notes

By rickColosimo / September 2, 2008 /

I read somewhere (here’s one reference and one that makes it both positive and negative, and another – any other favorites?) of someone referring to the not-so-casual, i.e., intentional, dropping of a reference that one went to Harvard as an “H-bomb.” (Not this H-bomb.) Since my partner and I went to Cornell for

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Emerson revisited – great quote

By rickColosimo / May 30, 2008 /

I recently came across this quote and have been upset about not getting it posted sooner. It just oozes character. An excess of parental attention may build self-esteem, which is useless, at the expense of self-reliance, which is gold. Hugh O’Neill in “The Seven Dadly Sins” in Best Life magazine, April 2008, p. 81. I…

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