Maybe This Is Why MTV Died?

I recently started listening to a new band that I discovered called The Left.  They have a very interesting video for a song called “Drinking About You.”  Sounds pretty hardcore, doesn’t it?  I can hear rockers of my youth cranking out a tune like this.  Twisted Sister, Guns ‘n Roses, The Crue, Poison, or Skid ...

The Sad Reality of Reality

What a week this has been.  I write an article about how addicted I am to breaking news, and then I find out that it is was all just a dream.  The Balloon Boy saga just gets more and more bizarre.  This morning, the Internets was all a flutter at the possibility that Kanye West ...

Kanye West is an A-Hole 1

I’ve always hated strongly disliked Kanye West.  Always.  I know hate strongly dislike is a strong word, but it is the right adjective for my feelings.  Kanye reminds me of the spoiled brat who gets everything they ever wanted.  He’s always trying to be controversial, but he isn’t very good at it.  I remember his ...

Words, Words, Words

Communication.  You can read a thousand books, attend seminars, or sit in HR classes learning ways to “effectively” communicate in the workplace.  As someone who spans multiple disciplines which are all about communication, I believe that most communication failures come down to a simple concept:  words, words, words. You say toemaytoe and I say toemahtoe.  ...