At the law firm where I held my first private sector job following my clerkship a partner told me that "we're in the vocabulary business." This was fine with me, as I've always had a pretty good vocabulary thanks to excellent schooling and lots of reading. Back in high school my siblings took to calling [...]
If you're a reader of the thriller genre of novels you'll recognize Brad Thor as one of our very best contemporary writers. My son just sent me this article by Mr. Thor on his advice for aspiring writers. His thoughts apply to to all of us, not just writers, whether just starting out in [...]
This is off-topic and offered without comment, but it's something that everyone in NJ should know about. NJ State Troopers are starting to wear body cameras. Here's the story from the New Jersey Public Safety Officers Law Blog.
That's what a recent study suggests, as reported here. CEO's apparently are not only psychopathic, but the most psychopathic of business people. Followed immediately by lawyers. Of course. Surgeons finish in 5th place, but "doctors" are among the least likely occupations to attract psychopaths. It's been a while since I did medical malpractice defense work, [...]
As a pilot and aviation advocate, this is something that I should have known but didn't until I ran across this article on CNN.com. No country has a richer aviation history than the United States, and nowhere else does aviation make more of an economic contribution. Today would be perfect to take a ride [...]
I started the day today pondering an age-old question. Here in Central New Jersey March undeniably came in like a lion. Today, the last day of the month, will it go out like a lion or, consistent with the old saying, like a lamb? The weather forecast isn't much help. The day started out great, [...]