Monthly Archives: June 2010

Badvertising: Part 2

The setting: The boardroom of a large advertising agency. Boss: Alright, I’ll cut to the chase. We all know why we’re here. We’ve been contracted to help sell Teekanne, an herbal tea made in Germany. Let’s hear some ideas. Jones? … Continue reading

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The Peculiar Mormon Art of the Road Show

I walked across the street to grab some lunch at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building the other day (having received a 50 dollar gift card for Temple Square restaurants from my office building’s management company after spending an hour stuck … Continue reading

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All Night Long (ba da dup, ba da dup)

Ryan asked to hear the Marriott Fireplace story Eliza referred to: Like Ryan, I had a bad habit in college. I would study at half speed for the last few weeks before a test and then, feeling inadequately prepared, I … Continue reading

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I Hate/Like/Love/Hate That

I was 13 years old in 1990, the year that Beverly Hills 90201 debuted.  I wasn’t allowed to watch the show, but you didn’t have to watch it in order to see its impact, which was visible directly in front … Continue reading

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An Education

I didn’t get a lot of sleep in college.  I lived with a bunch of close friends all through my time in Provo, and we had our share of good times.  The problem with college is that there’s too much … Continue reading

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Happy Monday

Hi Everyone, Ryan had a doctor’s appointment early this morning to have a lump in his left breast examined, so he hasn’t been able to post quite yet.  Please keep him in your prayers.  His post should be up shortly. … Continue reading

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Five Big Ones

I’ll continue to let Davis cover Kook’s Kulture Korner, while I keep blogging about science and physics and astrophysics and the business industry. Actually, today I’m going to write about a few of my co-workers at my new company and … Continue reading

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