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Gary Church: I was never college material — and now I know why
History was made last week when, for the first time, I entered a college classroom. Just making it through high school was hard enough for me. College never entered my mind. I finally got to see what I had missed.
Tim Kolodziej: Powerful ‘Captain Phillips’ commands attention
“Does my family know?” A simple question. Just four words. That’s it. That’s all Captain Richard Phillips wanted to hear after a horrifying ordeal at sea when he was taken hostage by Somali pirates.
The Couch Potato: Kudrow makes a sensational ‘Comeback’
During the summer of 1994, the Couch Potato was dutifully getting ready to enter the seventh grade as NBC prepared to launch one of its most successful shows of the 1990s.
Gary Church: This soldier really is shipping out in the morning — scout’s honor!
I can't win. Last year when I went to Jen Fazzone McNally's Halloween party, I wore a mask. No one else did. This year, I thought I would get with it and just wear a costume.
Lisa Madras: That was yesterday — but what will you do NOW?
What is the best advice you have ever received? Advice is everywhere. Some of it good, and some of it not so good. Some of it sought out, and some of it unsolicited. But it's there, everywhere you go, from well-meaning friends and family members, on Internet memes and in fortune cookies, and even flying down the road on the side of a bus.
Josh Drespling: It’s never too late to pursue your dream
We all have dreams and aspirations. They are inclinations of the grand things we would like to do with our lives. Some of us want to be rich and some want to be famous. Others just want a simple life, free of the hectic lifestyle they have been dealt.
Gary Church: In heaven there is no beer, but George is having plenty of laughs
While growing up, most of my close friends were a little on the crazy side. One guy who always kept me in stitches was George Budai. George passed away last week.
Tim Kolodziej: Despite the lies, there is ALWAYS a day after
What do we REALLY want? More money? A spot on the team? Fame? Security? Love? The respect of our classmates or colleagues? All of the above? Something else?
The Couch Potato: Fantasy Football is way worse than reality — for me, anyway
The Couch Potato always seems to be a little late when it comes to pop culture trends. Whether it be cable television (first time was 1995), a cell phone (first one was 2004), or even just the Internet (still don’t have it at my house), I’m just always a little (or a lot) behind the curve.
Gary Church: Me? Need help inside a store? Don’t ask.
Shopping is not something I do a lot. Whenever I do, I never ask where anything is. I like to find it all by myself. I think it's a man thing.
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