Monthly Archives: November 2011

Over Two States and Through the Clouds: To an Interview in North Dakota I Go

  North Dakota Capitol in Bismarck Thurs: Nov: 24, 2011 – Thanksgiving: Today I am flying to my home state of North Dakota for an interview on Friday in the state’s capital – Bismarck. Those of you who have been following my blog … Continue reading

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Baby It’s Cold Inside: Public Assistance and the Unemployed

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011: Given what seems to me to be unusually high heating bills in the winter, you would think I live in a cavernous, old house, rather than a relatively modest apartment. It just doesn’t make sense to me. It’s not as if … Continue reading

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Paging George Clooney – A Trip to the ER

Fri., Nov. 11, 2011: I paid a visit to the emergency room this week. Don’t worry – I wasn’t in a horrible car accident or had a stroke or something big like that. The visit was to finally have my still … Continue reading

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You’ve Come a Long Way Baby? Maybe.

Friday: Nov. 4, 2011: I have always been a supporter of equal rights, and when I first entered the work force in the 1980s I was at times appalled by the sexist terms used by male co-workers toward their female … Continue reading

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