Category Archives: Friends

Quote of the Day

I was wakeboarding with a friend of mine last weekend with the boys and he said the most interesting thing. “Don’t go after what you want, instead create the conditions that will allow you to get what you want.” -Jerry … Continue reading

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Great real estate Web Site

I was talking talking to Bill Strange a classmate of mine from MIT and he lives in Dallas. He was quick to point out that we in Nebraska are blessed to be in a real estate market the is not … Continue reading

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Crazy Smart

I am not sure how I ended up thinking about this but I did. If you have not read the book Bringing Down The House, I would read it if you have time.  Do not watch the movie (not the … Continue reading

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Full knee replacement $12,995

I said yesterday there a few people that I agree with nearly everything they say. There is another.  Ernie Goss is a good friend and a Professor at Creighton.  Although I am not exactly what you would consider a Bluejay … Continue reading

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“Fairly high probability of re-defaulting”

There are a few people that I agree with every word they say. One is James Dobson on raising children and other is  Bill Wheaton, a professor I had at MIT.  NPR did an interview with him about what Obama can do … Continue reading

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Quotes of the Day

I thought these all good sayings to keep in mind. I got these from George Eynon.   The husband to our bookkeeper Sue: Everything is impossible for those who never try A goal without a plan is just a dream You … Continue reading

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Mrs. Choy’s Orphanage and Susie Cordero

I am Beijing China this week. With a group called Global Partners in Hope.  GPiH’s CEO is Ian Vickers. Ian and I have been friends for many years. GPiH goal is to service the people in china through four primary … Continue reading

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Mr. Courageous

This is a pic of Nate Work. Nate and I are roommates while we are in Beijing. Nate is the second of six sons of Jim and Candy Work. The Work family are long time friends of Lisa and mine and … Continue reading

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Expectation of Excellence

I went to a UNO alumni get together in Phoenix a couple of weeks ago and the new AD from UNO, Trev Alberts spoke. Trev was a former Husker and talked about the expectation of excellence. He was referring to … Continue reading

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I like it

If you have not seen the movie “Its complicated” Its a must see. Although it is not as good as Blind Side. It is hilarious. There are several parts that I could not stop laughing. Just ask Jim and Dawn … Continue reading

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