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Friday Fun: 3D Drawing

Friday, July 24th, 2015

This is pretty cool:

Solving 6/2(1+2) Once and For All

Monday, May 18th, 2015

I cannot believe that we have finally reached the point where math has become opinion. I saw this math problem on facebook this morning and was surprised to find two different answers: 6 ÷ 2(1 + 2) = ? Lots of people say the correct answer is 9. They would be wrong. The correct answer […]

Check Out the Flipboard Magazine

Friday, September 12th, 2014

I created a Flipboard Magazine awhile back in an attempt to organize articles I found interesting. Please check out the Flipboard Magazine and tell me what you think. If you would like to be a contributor, send me an email (JLP at and I’ll get you set up.

Letter from a Father to His College-Bound Son

Friday, August 29th, 2014

This is great… I heard this while listening to “The Book of Man” by William Bennett. It is a letter written by John D. Swain as his son headed off to Yale. It’s from 1912, but the advice is still good today. Common sense never goes out of style. My oldest son headed off for […]

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Nearly a year ago we found out we were moving. My wife accepted a new position that was too far for her to commute long-term. Unfortunately, our old house was not market ready. We bought the house in 1999. It needed a lot of work then but we were low on funds. In fact, we […]

Quote of the Day from James Allen

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

I couldn’t sleep last night, so I got up and did some reading. I read the book, As a Man Thinketh by James Allen. The following quote stood out to me: Here is a man who is wretchedly poor. He is extremely anxious that his surroundings and home comforts should be improved, yet all the […]

Take This Spelling Test…

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

I found this link to this spelling quiz on facebook. I took the quiz last night and scored a whopping 78%. The 25 Most Commonly Misspelled Words Take it and if you aren’t too embarrassed, post your results in the comments. NO CHEATING!!!!

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