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10 William Faulkner Quotes on his Birthday

By |September 24th, 2014|Categories: Interesting People|Tags: |0 Comments

On Sept. 25, 1897, William Faulkner, the Nobel Prize-winning author of the American South, was born.  Faulkner was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays. He is primarily known for his novels and short stories set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, […]

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Heather Rooney’s ‘Drawing Robin Williams’

By |September 6th, 2014|Categories: Creative|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Heather Rooney is a 21 year old college student majoring in art. Rooney creates photorealistic drawings with Prismacolor colored pencils. She openly admits that she self taught. I think she is incredible talented. With the recent passing of comedian Robin Williams, Heather Rooney created an incredible tribute photo.

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Bee Thieves Sting Young Utah Beekeeper/ Utah Entreprenuers Step Up with Funding

By |August 28th, 2014|Categories: Hero|Tags: , |0 Comments

Without a doubt thieves suck! Recently a young, local entrepreneur beekeeper was struck by thieves who stole more than $12000 in bees and honey.  A local Utah startup organization decided to step up and create a funding campaign to help this kid out.  I felt this was blog worthy and decided to donate to […]

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Stevie Ray Vaughan… Gone 24 Years Ago Today

By |August 27th, 2014|Categories: Music|Tags: , , |1 Comment

On 27th Aug 1990, Stevie Ray Vaughan was killed when the helicopter he was flying in, hit a man-made ski slope while trying to navigate through dense fog. Vaughan had played a show at Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, Wisconsin with Robert Cray & His Memphis Horns, and Eric Clapton. Vaughan was informed […]

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The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service

By |August 19th, 2014|Categories: Books|Tags: |0 Comments

This is a post I wrote more than a year and half ago.  I thought that I would finally share it.

A while back I saw a 60 Minutes television interview with Henry Crumpton, a retired CIA operative with extensive experience. The interview was so interesting to me that I immediately went out and got […]