“Beatrice Zinker always did her best thinking upside down.” When I read those words, I knew it was going to be a very good book. As the creator of Disney Nerds, I often get the opportunity to review books published by and about Disney before they ever hit the shelves. And as much as I love reading, it’s one of the very best perks about … Continue reading Upside Down Thinking In A Right-Side Up World
Lawry’s Prime Rib – the BEST prime rib on the planet. The bad thing about finding the best of anything is that if you try it somewhere else, it’s always a letdown. The best theme park (Disneyland), the best TV show (Sports Night), the best Star Wars novel (Thrawn) – no matter what it is and how much you enjoy it, you’ve hit the pinnacle … Continue reading Why Witness? – And What’s “Witnessing” Anyway?
Another week, another mass shooting. It’s gotten so commonplace that something as shocking as the death of 26 people this week at a church service in Sutherland Springs seems almost normal. Hurricanes in Puerto Rico, Houston, and Florida; earthquakes in Mexico; wildfires in Santa Rosa; violence in Charlottesville; and another mass shooting in Las Vegas. And that’s only in the past 3 months. Tragedy upon … Continue reading Why Serve?
Is greed good? The short answer is no. The long answer is also…no. Taken out of context that speech from the movie Wall Street seems to make sense. It even sounds daring and avant garde. “Greed is good.” But the truth is greed isn’t good. In fact, greed sucks away at your soul. Greed turns us against each other and greed not only hurts us … Continue reading Why Give?