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You Say It’s Your Birthday… and I Don’t Care

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It’s a fact that as I’ve grown older, I’ve become a little more cynical and somewhat of a grouch when it comes to certain things, especially in the office. It didn’t bother me at all when some of my coworkers … Continue reading

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What Are We Gonna Do When We Get There?

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It’s rare when something that’s getting a lot of hype lives up to the billing. Remember New Coke and Crystal Pepsi? What about the McDLT: Keeps the hot side hot and the cool side cool? Anyone remember the XFL or … Continue reading

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Homemade Doesn’t Always Mean Better

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Usually when something is “homemade” it makes me think it’s a better — usually more tasty — version than the “original.” Adding “homemade” to biscuits, chicken pot pie, lasagna, cobbler, or banana puddin’ makes them sound more desirable to me. My … Continue reading

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Not All Ornaments are the Same

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The struggles with our “main” Christmas tree this year have been documented, but it’s the story of our little tree that needs to be told. Our main tree may have net lights and random ornaments all over it, and the … Continue reading

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Our White Trash Christmas Tree

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Tammy and I decided to do something this Christmas that we hadn’t done in at least three or four years, put up a tree. Even more shocking was that it was MY idea. Last year we were in an apartment … Continue reading

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Movember 2014: An Overwhelming Success

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The past 30 days have been a blur, but all I know is that this year’s MovemberMania campaign — which is now over — has been a success. We accomplished more this Movember than I ever imagined and nearly doubled … Continue reading

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MovemberMania: In the Homestretch

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This year’s MovemberMania campaign has grown more than I ever envisioned. I got to go on TV to talk about Movember and even had two on-air personalities join my team. Now as the month winds down, I find myself getting … Continue reading

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Movember: What a Difference a Year Makes

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When I started the MovemberMania team, my goals were pretty simple: Raise more money than we did last year and to get the bow-tied weatherman Chief Meteorologist in Memphis to help get me get the word out about Movember. So … Continue reading

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Keeping MovemberMania Rolling

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The first week of the month was a whirlwind for me. Not only was I on TV talking about Movember, but I also went to see the last Mötley Crüe concert – but that’s a story for another day. The … Continue reading

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My Movember On-Air Experience

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When I was handed the reigns to a Movember team last year, I set goals of making it bigger and raising more money than we did in 2013. But never in my wildest dreams did I think that what happened … Continue reading

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