Up in Smoke?

The image of Olympic superstar Michael Phelps smoking marijuana raced across the Internet the last few days. The 23-year old swimmer quickly issued a statement that, if you read his blog was clearly not written by him. All you have to do is compare it to the other posts and you can see the difference in writing style. […]

Super Finish for an Amazing Game

Super Finish for an Amazing Game

Pittsburgh 27 Cardinals 23. An amazing finish, even though it wasn’t what we in Arizona were hoping for. Thank you to the Cardinals for reminding us that the world can surprise us in wonderful and thrilling ways.

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Go Cardinals!

Go Cardinals!

The Arizona Cardinals are in the Super Bowl. It has been 61 years since the team won a championship. Today may be the day.

Good luck, fellas.

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Wrong Audience, Wrong Tone… Just Wrong

In early January, a Chicago real estate exec shot himself, apparently distraught over losses his company had suffered. The AP reported the story and quoted the company president. The quote made me do a double-take:

“a testimony to (deceased boss) leadership that (our company) remains well positioned for the future [and] poised for significant growth.”

I got no sense of humanity in that statement and all crises are human events. […]