Month: July 2016

The Pursuit of Cool

I am weird. I’m 48 years old and I still love Disneyland. When I was younger, people told me that I would grow out of it – whatever “it” is – but I haven’t. I still love comic books. I still love Star Wars….

Mr. Monk and the List of Fears

Everybody is afraid of something. What is it you are afraid of? Think about it for a minute. What are you afraid of? Jerry Seinfeld once wrote, “…people’s number one fear is public speaking. Number TWO is death. DEATH is number two. Does that…

Ignorance Isn’t Bliss

Ignorance isn’t bliss. When people use the phrase “ignorance is bliss” there’s an implication that life is simpler or better when we don’t know everything, but the truth is ignorance isn’t bliss. Instead ignorance often leads to tragedy. Emma and I were talking about…