Break it down

I used to think I was musically retarded. I was the absolute worst person in orchestra as a kid. I played the cello and I was terrible. Then, Mom got me into piano lessons. And once again, I was terrible. I learned how to play Chopsticks and some other easy…

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Lies, lies, and more lies

The American media is terrible. Absolutely awful. Back in the Soviet days, at least the Russian people knew the Pravda was all bullshit. Today? A lot of Americans actually believe the bullshit our media puts out. I don't say the word bullshit lightly. For instance, the two top stories of…

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Listen to old people’s problems

A life hack I figured out from my 20s is rather than making fun of old folks like my peers did, I listened to them. I specifically listened to two things - their successes, and their failures. I also worked at a retirement home and noticed who lived and who…

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What’s the best exercise?

What's the best exercise? It's very simple. It's the one you enjoy doing. Let's just say hypothetically that synchronized swimming is technically the best exercise on the planet. But you love volleyball and hate swimming pools. Well, there you go. It's volleyball. For me, it was American football in my…

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You have to left some folks go

You can't be friends with everyone. Folks who even attempt that are fools and you and I both know this. I had a friend from the 2000s. Got along with him great. But he married a feminist. Then he started turning into one himself. I remember going to some bullshit…

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