Monthly Archives: June 2005

Cark!

Today’s magnificent word of the day is CARK. Top Management and I have agreed that this is a word the world needs and have decided to do our part to bring it back. To that end, I’ve…well, I’ve posted this. … Continue reading

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Welcome To Holland

Welcome To Holland by Emily Perl Kingsley I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with a disability – to try to help people who have not shared that unique experience to understand it, to imagine … Continue reading

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Because We Can, We Must

Because I guess I’m feeling commencementy. Here’s Bono’s commencement address from last year at Penn. *** Because We Can, We Must My name is Bono and I am a rock star. Don’t get me too excited because I use four … Continue reading

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Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish

This was Steve Jobs’s commencement speech at Stanford this year. *** Thank you. I’m honored to be with you today for your commencement from one of the finest universities in the world. Truth be told, I never graduated from college … Continue reading

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Whatever He Did, I’m Sorry Already, Okay?

Say what you will about The Boy, things are rarely boring with him. After a delightful visit with Brother Jay and his family this weekend, Top Management and I put the kids to bed and were relaxing with a film—the … Continue reading

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A Skull Fracture? Yay!!!

How messed up is it that a 17-month-old has his own neurosurgeon? And, further, how much more messed up is it that you hear said neurosurgeon say, “Hey, good news: The Boy has a skull fracture!” and you know he’s … Continue reading

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