Category Archives: Educated Opinion

Why You Shouldn’t Freak Out About Bank of America’s New Fee


Bank of America Corp. (BAC) announced Thursday they’ll be instituting a new $5 monthly fee for what looks like most of their debit card users.  They’re excluding those with premium checking accounts (over $20,000 in combined balances) and existing college … Continue reading

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Balance Is Always an Art; Especially in Politics


I try to avoid getting political on this here forum, but every now and then something strikes my fancy. In this case it’s two articles that are pitted against each other. The first was written by the well known Thomas … Continue reading

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Save More, Waste Less


Why don’t we all choose to save more and waste less?  There’s a novel idea.  Good news is that GOOD thought the same thing and chose it as their GOOD 30-Day Challenge for the month of July.  I’m sure some … Continue reading

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Basketball’s Bracketgate and the Fall of America


I will preface the following post with a very important note.  Some of you may think otherwise and your entitled to that opinion.  However, I sit here and write this as a bonafide political moderate.  [cue laughter from conservative friends … Continue reading

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Riders on a Storm (for the Subway Doors)


Dear Person Who Rides the Subway, I know that you: -Are selfish, or -Grumpy because you’re going to the job you can’t stand, or -Running late, for whatever reason, or -Too stupid, or -Have no common courtesy, or -Never studied … Continue reading

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Tease Me!


Let me start by reminding you all that here in the U.S. of A. we just celebrated the switch from Daylight Savings Time (DST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST).  If you still haven’t realized this occurred I would argue that’s … Continue reading

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Why Wahoos are Woeful in Office!


So I really have been trying to keep the number of “Educated Opinion” posts to a minimum these days but I couldn’t resist this one any longer… For quite some time now I have been trying to figure out what … Continue reading

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Imitation…


… is the highest form of flattery.  However, when that imitation is borderline on plagiarism or thievery of intellectual property or a five finger discount on someone else’s ideas… that my friends is not flattering, nay I would profess it’s … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong with America?


Just a quick little thought provoking rant topic here… When did this great country of ours lose the ability to participate in deliberative discourse?  According to the Harvard Law School, Deliberative Discourse is summarized as followed… Reason is the keystone … Continue reading

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An Argument That’s “Too Light”…


… on the drink that’s “Just Right”.  If you haven’t seen Bud Light’s new series of TV commercials featuring the “Too Light” v. “Too Heavy” scenarios then check them out here, here, and here and you’ll get the joke in … Continue reading

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