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March 12, 2012

A Catchy Title

I sometimes read the index of “Vital Speeches” just to look at speech titles. I find that if a speech has an unusual or humorous […]
April 7, 2011

Comedians Can Write, Too!

I typically think of Tina Fey in connection with "30 Rock" or "Saturday Night Live."  I would not expect her literary skills to show up in an […]
April 4, 2011

Snakes in the House!

I feel safer now. After six days of searching, the Bronx Zoo staff found the escapee, a deadly Egyptian Cobra, less than 100 feet away […]
February 16, 2011

Listen, Ask, Listen Again

The words in the title of this piece are part of key training skills Delta Airlines is using to send 11,000 agents back to school, according […]