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Timothy Hutton and Holiday Quotes

Holiday Quote of the Day: “Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right” – Oprah Winfrey. Keeping the Dream Alive: In efforts to be the first 43 year-old, 5 ‘9 Jewish guy to play in the NBA, I am having my left knee reconstructed tomorrow. I will be flat […]

Golf, Detroit, and Daryl Hannah

Love Quote of the Day: “Love and stoplights can be cruel.” – Ernie (Sesame Street) Don’t Believe Everything You Read: While people say newspapers are dead because news is now instant, my pet peeve is with the internet news not being up-to-date. On Friday the headline read ‘30yr fixed rates at all-time lows’ when in […]

The Thrill of Victory…

Money Quote of the Day: “If you want to feel rich, just count the things you have that money can’t buy.” – (source unknown) The Thrill of Victory… and the agony of defeat. Both of these can be experienced at Perl Mortgage’s 7th Annual Mini-Golf Tournament! This will be on Friday (December 4th) from 6:00 […]

Miracles are Everywhere…

Some people find religious symbols/signs in tortillas, puddles, or clouds. Yesterday I found something much better that moved me to tears: a Dorito (ranch flavor) shaped like Mr. Krabs from SpongeBob Squarepants. When I went to get my camera, my wife unintentionally picked it up and ate it. (24 hours later I’m still thinking about […]

Schwartz & Bernanke

What do I have in common with Fed Chief Ben Bernanke? Besides the fact that both of our heads scream for Rogaine, we both are doing our part to stimulate the economy. I just spent $312 at Banana Republic on winter clothes. Bernanke just spent another $45 billion buying mortgage bonds to help keep interest […]