Category Archives: Yutes

You know, from “My Cousin Vinny.”

The One About Why 1968 Sucked

My guess is that, for the average 10-year old, memories are highly selective. As an adult, what you remember about being 10 years old will rely upon the experiences of your immediate family, close friends and certain other inner-circle types … Continue reading

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The Mature Reader

Long story short: I ended up with my daughter’s Kindle, which has several novels loaded onto it for last year’s school reading. One of the books is Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut, a book I was assigned in high school … Continue reading

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Everybody Should Get Fired (At Least Once)

My oldest child is about the graduate from college, which means, from a parent’s perspective, that this kid is about to get tossed into the grinder of the worst job market for young people since the invention of job markets … Continue reading

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On Leaving Home

The best thing about being 22 years old is the future and the worst thing about being 30 years old is the past. I pick 22 years of age because it is an age when many people (like me) finally … Continue reading

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