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"WHAT I FOUND TO BE TRUE WAS THAT IT'S EASIER TO MANIPULATE PEOPLE RATHER THAN TECHNOLOGY." Kevin Mitnick   Change has always been difficult to implement. People are not comfortable with it. I am no different. I resist change for the sake of change alone. There are times that change...

"COUNTY EXPLORES INSTALLING FIBER-OPTICS TO LANDFILL" Hutch News 9/17/20   OK, just for a moment take the headline alone. What does it do to get your attention? In journalism it is known as a hook. The same as a hook in a song. It grabs your attention to get...

"IT IS COSTLY WISDOM THAT IS BROUGHT BY EXPERIENCE." Roger Ascham   Every community has to have those who will respond on a moments notice to deal with the tragedies and emergencies. Some are paid and some are volunteer. The status stops at those designations. At that point it...

"RUDY, YOU CAN'T HAVE NO IDEA HOW LITTLE I CARE." Tom Selleck in the role of Monte Walsh   When did the American people become so enamored with politics? From the beginning! Newspapers for years have taken the position of pushing what they see as truth but today's media...

"THERE ARE SOME THINGS THAT WE EXPERIENCE THAT CAN BE FORGIVE BUT WE WON'T FORGET." Joyce Meyer   Well my predictions for the Kansas elections are coming true. I hate it when I start looking smart. It brings on so much expectations. What is it that people hate about...

"NEVER MISS A GOOD CHANCE TO SHUT UP." Will Rogers   There is a real tendency today for those who consider themselves to be Journalists to end up just being talking heads. Mouthpieces for the cause that they are working for. Editorialists or Commentators tell you up front that they...

"ACCEPT THE TERRIBLE RESPONSIBILITY OF LIFE WITH EYES WIDE OPEN." Jordan Peterson   There was another cop shooting of a black man. You notice that the news all uses the term 'black man'. Why was it not 'cops shoot man'. Without the race card it is not as dramatic....

"BLESSED IS HE WHO HAS FOUND HIS WORK; LET HIM ASK NO OTHER BLESSEDNESS. Thomas Carlyle   I just had a call about Rex Bugbee. I had not met him yet. I may have seen him in the tire store or at the feed store or at the cattleman's...

"THE ONE THING THAT INTERFERES WITH MY LEARNING IS MY EDUCATION." Albert Eienstein   All of my life those who have opposed the Second Amendment have used the first sentence as an excuse for the Amendment being out dated and without force. The common myth is that the National Guard...

"LOTS OF FOLKS CONFUSE BAD MANAGEMENT WITH DESTINY." Kin Hubbard   Those who run businesses especially those who are hired to run businesses of any size, there are rules to be successful. If you happen to have a business management degree you should pay close attention. Those who plan on...