Archives for: "October 2012"

Control in Communication

October 26th, 2012
Outline: I can remember being a kid in social studies class, listening to the teacher explain the difficult job of a newscaster: to report the evening news without interjecting opinion. That was 30 years ago. A long time before that, newspapers g… more »

Control in Relationships

October 19th, 2012
People might describe me as independent to a fault. In my hesitation follow to any old leader or mentor, I often have to blaze my own trail, taking a lot of scratches in the process. Because I hate the idea of borrowing money, a worry about overspending… more »

Control in Advertising

October 12th, 2012
Buy. Sell. Bull. Sell. It's the gear that seems to turns the globe, a mechanism that is oiled with advertising, for without promotion, we wouldn't know what there is to buy. more »

Control in Democracy

October 3rd, 2012
I fear that the best of us are going to walk away from the polls without casting a vote. Distrust and dissatisfaction prevails: is any candidate worthy of my support? Yet as someone lucky enough to have been born in America (a free country, a breathtaki… more »