Your humble Potentate of Profundity has been on a weight loss journey that I’ll write more bout at some other time, but one of the things that I have realized is that I am an emotional eater…something that I am sure is not uncommon. I have also discovered that winter, for various reasons, is a… Read More Poll: What Is Your Favorite Comfort Food??
As I write this my Pittsburgh Penguins have just been eliminated from the NHL Playoffs while their best player…ostensibly the best player in the world…Sidney Crosby watched from a luxury box after having been out since January…over 4 months…with a concussion. Now I am no doctor, but four months for a concussion seems extreme to… Read More OMG!! Rain!! Drowsiness!! High Winds!! Constipation!!
It is with great pleasure that I introduce a new feature here at The Manofesto. Every sport has its Hall of Fame. Some entities have a Hall of Shame. The Dallas Cowboys have their Ring of Honor. So why shouldn’t I get in on the action?? I am very specifically calling it the Hall… Read More Introducing The Hall of Influence
(The following is reprinted from a post that first appeared in the original Manofesto over on MySpace on 9/20/08) * Pragmatism is defined as “a practical approach to problems and affairs”. * A realist has “concern for fact or reality and rejection of the impractical and visionary”. * Optimism is the “inclination to put the… Read More Reality and the Negative Spirit