Not So Swift Intern

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Working as an intern when I graduated in law, I can be honest that I wasn’t very swift back then. [ Read More ]

The Chicken Pilgrimage

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I am not a farmer or a veterinarian so I don’t have much experience with animals. I have even less experience taking rides with livestock. But I suppose there is a first time for everything. [ Read More ]

Three Surprising Things That Won’t Kill Your Laptop

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In the Thunderdome match between kids and electronics, only one will leave the dome. Sadly, that one will need a diaper change. [ Read More ]

My Call With Mae West [PODCAST]

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Joe Westerberg tells a funny true story about the time he went to Los Angeles as a kid and decided to call up Mae West.  I mean, why not? Her number was listed right there in the phone book! [ Read More ]

An Easter Egg Hunt

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Growing up in a Christian home, I spent many an Easter Sunday dressed in my finest attending church service and partaking in the time honored tradition of searching for Easter eggs on the church property.  [ Read More ]

Look Before You Drink

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A few years ago, I found myself in Varanasi, India with my friends Eric and Alan. One night, we decided to venture to a hotel bar to relax, throw back a few drinks, and mingle with some locals. [ Read More ]

Temper, Temper

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Unfortunately when it comes to golf, Jim can let his temper get the best of him. Luckily, he has his best friend Matt to help him out. [ Read More ]

McAspirin for McHeadache

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A long drive home from visiting relatives, I spotted a fast-food restaurant and told my family we were getting dinner. [ Read More ]

Big Forehead = More Intelligence?

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When I lived in Kansas City, my girlfriend at the time, Amy, went on an audition for a commercial. I wasn’t working that day, so I went with her to the casting director’s office. [ Read More ]

Letter Of Complaint [PODCAST]

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Jessica tells a funny story about what her nephew recommended she do in order to protest the high gas prices. [ Read More ]

Spoons

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Jerry remembers his friend Spoons, who was named that because that was the instrument he played. He was also an incredible talent who wowed everyone. [ Read More ]

The Button Story

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While working construction, Jerry stumbles upon a remote. What does it do? Boy was he sorry when he found out! [ Read More ]

Get Healthy: Beet Yourself Up!

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That is, of course, not a typo in the title.  If you missed the misspelling, don’t get too down on yourself.  Reach for a beet!  [ Read More ]

You CAN Put a Price on Love

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April 14, 2014– Dear Secret Diary, everyone is always saying, “You can’t put a price on love.”  Well, Diary, I learned this past week that in fact CAN put a price on love! [ Read More ]

Painting Faces to Paint Walls [VIDEO]

Painting Faces to Paint Walls [VIDEO]

Emily Tomasik tells a funny true story of a job she had face painting for a family company Christmas party. Told at Smiles For All Live!, a storytelling show. [ Read More ]