We’ve been in a two decade state of denial about fixing our problems at home, focused on the global because somehow, we thought (convinced by tools like Thomas Friedman) that we lived in a flat world of olive trees, and we could all drive a Lexus.
With the implosion of the global financial realm, people that pay attention to things are now recognizing that taking care of our home turf might be the best approach–think, back to the future! Continue reading
Dreams are the darndest things. They bring back memories that long ago got snowed under in your subconscious.
I had an odd one last night. The dream involved an old employer from 25 years ago. It was the type of job that you know won’t last very long, but you’re thankful for it until something better comes along. Continue reading
Tires are important–they are what keeps your car in contact with the road and the basis of a smooth, comfortable ride.
I rely on my tires a lot. When you put on in excess of 20K miles a year, having your tires at peak performance is essential. I’m also a stickler about how my car rides.
This week, I’ve noticed some tire “chatter” that wasn’t there before, especially at highway speeds in excess of 65 mph. Today was the day this week when I had a window of time to take care of my tire issue; otherwise, it would be another week, at least and I’d start to get a bit annoyed knowing that something wasn’t right with my tires. Continue reading