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"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...

"IT'S HARD TO FORCE CREATIVITY AND HUMOR." Al Yankovic   When this comes out there will be much wailing and gnashing of teeth. It remains to be seen who will be doing the wailing and gnashing. This has been an exhausting political season and the worst joke is that...

"EDUCATION IS THE KEY TO UNLOCK THE GOLDEN DOOR OF FREEDOM." George Washington Carver   Is there such a thing as 'post education'? Depends, a famous thinker said that education is what is left after what you were taught. But real education is what goes on everyday of our...

ORIGINALITY IS INDEPENDENCE, NOT REBELLION; IT IS SINCERITY NOT ANTAGONISM. George Henry Lewes   I had this thought and it was very comprehensive so I put the title in until I could get back to write the story. In the mean time there are things hammering from all...

"HONESTY IS THE FIRST CHAPTER IN THE BOOK OF WISDOM." Thomas Jefferson   With the drug epidemic in this country who are the ones who are most responsible for perpetuating the drug epidemic? Well there is a whole host of them. Lets start with Colombian cartels, then Mexican cartels. We...

I AM A SENTIMENTAL MAN AND IT GRIEVES ME TO SEE HISTORY WASTED. Roger Ringer   I love barns and old buildings. Some find it good to tear down what has been left to fall down and clear it away and put up a boring metal building. Yet the most...

"IN POLITICS, NOTHING HAPPENS BY ACCIDENT. IF IT HAPPENS, YOU CAN BET IT WAS PLANNED THAT WAY." Franklin D. Roosevelt   What better quote for a story of how much I dislike politics. Especially from the Dean of the Democratic Party. One of the most hallowed person of the history...

"GREAT PEOPLE HAVE GREAT VALUES AND GREAT ETHICS."   There seems to be a great debate about what out values and our ethics are as a people. For every subject the comes a sharp divide now by sides of extreme views. As a people we do not talk...