The Lottery and The Poor Mentality

The Lottery and The Poor Mentality

Don’t get me wrong… I’ve thrown my dollar in the lottery pit plenty of times when the pot is $200 million or some ridiculous number like that. I mean… You never know.

What I have NEVER done is what I witnessed today a local grocery store.

I’m at the service desk taking care of business when I notice the lottery machines. (For those unaware, these are vending machines that sell and…

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Facebook Messenger Roll Out Freaks Out Users Amid Privacy Concerns

Facebook Messenger Roll Out Freaks Out Users Amid Privacy Concerns

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Facebook Has Rolled Out the New Stand Alone Messenger App. Users Are Not Happy

Facebook’s New Messenger App Rekindles Concerns About Privacy in Social Media Recent controversy about the newest version of the Facebook Messenger app brings about concern about privacy and invasion from the public. Facebook insists that the app is not used to “spy” on its users and that using the separate app creates…

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Net Neutrality and Online Marketers - Keeping the Internet From Turning Into the Wild West

Net Neutrality and Online Marketers – Keeping the Internet From Turning Into the Wild West

The world of online marketing can be a profitable one if the playing field remains even and the marketers, regardless of their marketing dollars, know how to play the game. Net neutrality, according to the American Civil Liberties Union, means “applying well-established ‘common carrier’ rules to the Internet in order to preserve its freedom and openness.” The “freedom and openness” of the…

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Legendary Line of Franklin BBQ Generates Income for Creative Austinites

Legendary Line of Franklin BBQ Generates Income for Creative Austinites

The line for Franklin BBQ begins to turn the corner even before they open.

The line for Franklin BBQ begins to turn the corner even before they open. Photo from shawnleegregory.com.

Raving reviews, national ad campaigns and famous customers have made Franklin BBQ become the top place to go for barbeque in Austin, Texas and people brave the three to six hour wait to get it. Even President Barack Obamacut in line to get a taste on a July 2014 visit to Austin. He also paid…

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It’s Not Just Ferguson

It’s Not Just Ferguson

On August 9, 2014, Michael Brown was gunned down by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri. Since then, Ferguson has been engulfed in protests, militarized police and a media firestorm that has held the attention of the world. It has also brought other police departments under scrutiny for overzealous actions against unarmed citizens.

There have been two rallies in Austin within the past…

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Kids… Cars… Craziness…

Kids… Cars… Craziness…

Deuce: I wanna listen to Dragon.

Me: I don’t know what “Dragon” is.
Deuce: I WANNA LISTEN TO DRAGON!
Me: Cherish, what the hell is he talking about?
Cherish: He wants that song that goes “doo doo doo doo doo doo doo doo doooo do doo” at the beginning.
Me: Moves Like Jagger?
Cherish and Deuce: YESS!!

I have the radio on SCAN since we don’t have our satellite radio anymore (new car, no SiriusXM,…

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My tummy is battling me today. Normally, I’d be upset but…


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