Another one down…

...meaning one more thing off the bucket list.  For years, aye decades, I've wanted to serve on a jury.  Never quite understood the comments from folks who would do anything to avoid it.  Now I've spent plenty of time IN courthouses and IN courtrooms - just never doing the deed. I've gone to countless arraignments … Continue reading Another one down…

Disengaging from being paid to work…

I'm retired...meaning not working for pay. But there's no way I can give up doing what I love most, which is shooting and producing videos. I've had to come up with a plan...a philosophy...so I can continue my love without compromising my ethics...and here it is, subject to revision. 1. If you have a budget … Continue reading Disengaging from being paid to work…

The lies you tell yourself…they lies they tell themselves…

As House infamously says, "Everybody lies." One of the "lies" of journalism is that journos are neutral - they don't take sides.  They are objective. Realistically objectivity is bullshit. The difference between a professional journalist and a crazed blogger on a rant is a sense of their own weaknesses and an attempt to be fair. … Continue reading The lies you tell yourself…they lies they tell themselves…