Daily Archives: August 12, 2008

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How would you define “honor”?

(Note the placement of the question mark in the title.) I am working on my triennual speech for the honors college medal ceremony and trying to be a little different while still presenting my basic theme that “honor” is fundamentally about knowing what is right and having the strength and courage to do it. The notion of honor is of course very broad and can be defined in many ways and I thought I would […]

Photo: Kids on tire swing

We had new tires put on the Honda Element (aka lunch box on wheels) so I asked them if I could keep one. They immediately knew my intention and offered to give me a larger tire instead (17″ instead of 16″). Needless to say, once it was up it was a photo opportunity.