Author: rogerringer

"REFLECTION IS NOT SOMETHING YOU HAVE A LOT OF TIME FOR." Robert Battle   I have always been fond of saying that growing old is mandatory but growing up is optional. And I am sure that there are a lot of people throughout my life that wished I would...

"CHRISTMAS IS A HOLIDAY THAT PERSECUTES THE LONELY, THE FRAYED, AND THE REJECTED." Jimmy Cannon   Christmas is a joy since it is the birth of our Lord and Savior. So many rejoice at this time of year. And yet there are so many who have lost the spirit...

"DEATH AND LOVE ARE THE TWO WINGS THAT BEAR THE GOOD MAN TO HEAVEN." Michelangelo   I have had to say goodbye to many of my friends this year and in the last few years. This seems to be the curse of growing older. It is also the curse...

"NO MAN KNOWS THE VALUE OF INNOCENCE AND INTEGRITY BUT HE WHO HAS LOST THEM." William Godwin   Money has no conscience it is the man or group that possesses the worth of doing right that does. Collectively can a group maintain integrity or bow down to the god...

"THERE IS A THIN LINE THAT SEPARATES LAUGHTER AND PAIN, COMEDY AND TRAGEDY, LAUGHTER AND HURT." Erma Bombeck   I am so totally disgusted with advertising on TV that I do the channel surfing to try and get away from it. The days when ad executives just smoked weed and come...

"ONLY I CAN CHANGE MY LIFE. NO ONE CAN DO IT FOR ME." Carol Burnett   What is it we do every May when the high school graduates get out of school? We wave good bye. Out of a class there may be only five or six that will...

"FOR SUCCESS, ATTITUDE IS EQUALLY AS IMPORTANT AS ABILITY." Walter Scott   What is your attitude? I find that many people are their own worst enemies. Is it time to examine where you fall in the numbers of things, like bad attitude? A friend of mine who happens to be...

"EVEN THOUGH THE FUTURE SEEMS FAR AWAY, IT IS ACTUALLY BEGINNING RIGHT NOW". Mattie Stepanek   When XM and Sirus radio was put on the air it was thought that terrestrial radio would soon go the way of the Dodo Bird. The Satellite radio would be a hugely...

"THE SURE WAY TO STOP PROGRESS IS TO SAY IT CANNOT BE DONE, AND THEN DON'T DO IT".   In part one I started to talk about radio and my experiences with it. Kansas has a great history in radio and also a great history of talent. Radio has...

"THE BEST WAY TO PREDICT THE FUTURE IS TO CREATE IT." Peter Drucker   We find our own entertainment and there are many that think they can cater to our needs by looking at us as a group rather than individuals. Today's entertainment industry has taken a life of...