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The Other Side Of Outsourcing

Often one reads of the way that so many tasks are outsourced and the way that companies feel that they can have tasks done by others for cheaper than they can do it for themselves, but often the practical outcome … Continue reading

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Book Review: Never Split The Difference

Never Split The Difference:  Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It, Chris Voss with Tahl Raz I read this book after a bit of time, since someone recommended this book to me some time ago and the book was … Continue reading

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Censoriously Yours

Yesterday in my e-mail, I received a notice from PragerU that they were suing Google, the owner of YouTube, over the way that their videos have been treated.  According to their statement, more than 40 videos had been flagged as … Continue reading

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A Hidden Cost Of Regulation

As I comment on from time to time [1], I work as a data scientist for an insurance broker that hardly anyone has ever heard of.  In recent months I have been made responsible for processing commissions not only for … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Build

The Build:  Designing My Life Of Choppers, Family & Faith, by Paul Teutul Jr. with David Thomas [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Blogging For Books/Waterbrook Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Normally when reading … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: Paul Revere And The Raiders

If most people remember Paul Revere And The Raiders at all, it is for their #1 hit “Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian).”  Admittedly, the band did not write the song, and was in fact the third … Continue reading

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The Wages Of Him Who Is Hired

When we look at the biblical laws in the first five books of the Bible, we often see laws that are not obviously relevant to our own lives and to our own experience.  Most of us do not prepare sacrifices … Continue reading

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Book Review: Free Mexican Airforce Will Be Flying Tonight

Free Mexican Airforce Will Be Flying Tonight:  The Trials And Tribulations Of Procuring, Transporting, And Selling Marijuana, by Terry Canipe [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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The Most Attractive Celebrity You’ve Never Heard Of, Or Don’t Play That FOMO Game With Me

As someone who pays some attention to my advertising on Facebook and other social media [1], for the past few days I have seen off and on a clickbaity ad about the most attractive celebrity I’ve never heard of.  The … Continue reading

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Book Review: Jennifer Government

Jennifer Government, by Max Barry About fifteen years ago I read this novel for the first time and I was reminded of it when I got around to playing a nation on a game that is based on the novel, … Continue reading

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