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Fables and Fortune Hunters

The following is an excerpt from Timothy Ferriss’ The Four Hour Work Week, a book very instrumental in my decision to go for an extended wander.  I recommend his blog.  Always very inspirational and insightful.

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Fables and Fortune Hunters

An American businessman took a vacation to a small coastal Mexican village on doctor’s orders.  Unable to sleep after an urgent phone call from the office the first morning, he walked out to the pier to clear his head.  A small boat with just one fisherman had docked, and inside the boat were several large yellowfin tuna.  The American complimented the Mexican on the quality of his fish.

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Kitty Inspiration

kitty fail

Some choose not to let the laws of physics slow them down on their quest of ultimate worldly domination.  This brave young hero, a cat, a kitty cat at that, demonstrates a bravado that hasn’t been seen by a feline since the days of a matured Simba.

Ultimately in the end of this tragic quest to defy the constraining laws laid out by Sir Isaac Newton, our kitty hero and friend, proves that not even determination is enough to overcome pure stupidity.

Whiskers: 2010 – 2010.  RIP

Problems Lead to Hula Dancing

Anyone who works in an office knows, the shared bathroom can turn into a real stink-a-palooza in the morning (the coffee hours).  Every day, when I venture into my office’s restroom, I mentally prepare myself for the worst possible olfactory scenario to ensure that I’m not ever caught off guard.  Most of the time, the situation is fine.  Othertimes…..

This is not a post about bowel movements.

This is a post about opportunity. Read more