Monthly Archives: February 2020

Put Me in the Fight

By | February 28, 2020

[February 28, 2020]  There is an old U.S. Army Engineer motto Essayons, a French word that means “Let us try.”  It refers back centuries into the haze of French and English history, meaning that when things get tough, send in the Engineers.  Another, more modern military one-liner meaning roughly the same thing is – put me in the… Read More »

Everyone Loves an Underdog

By | February 27, 2020

[February 27, 2020]  My family was glued to the television as we watched the U.S. Olympic hockey team defeat the Soviet Union team in the semifinals at the 1980 Winter Games.  My brother and I were cheering for “our” hockey team.  We didn’t know anything about ice hockey (being from the Deep South) but that didn’t matter.  We… Read More »

Who is Mike Lindell?

By | February 23, 2020

[February 23, 2020]  Pierre DeSault1 once said that the important thing is to “be able to give up all that we are for what we can become.”  Former drug and alcohol addict Mike Lindell kick-started his life on the path to giving up his destructive behavior to establish and grow his company MyPillow.  Mike Lindell is a modern-day… Read More »