The Value of Patience

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I believe there is a lot of value in patience in all walks of life.  Certainly there are times when you have to attack a task with a sense of urgency, as we are often on the clock and must meet deadlines, but patience and a good approach will often Continue reading The Value of Patience

Come Join the Cubs Bandwagon

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I’m stuck at school, because today is progress report pick-up day and supposedly parents will come to talk to me about their kids’ grades and future.  I’d much rather be home preparing for tonight’s Cubs home game, because even though I don’t have cable (so I can’t watch), I can Continue reading Come Join the Cubs Bandwagon

Checking the Standings

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The Cubs just finished their series against the Nationals on Saturday and are on their way to Boston.  Technically, their 81st game isn’t until Monday night at Fenway, but this is as good a time as any to talk about the halfway point of the season.  Most of the Sunday Continue reading Checking the Standings

And down the stretch they come!

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We took a look at spending and contenders a while back.  With only a week to go in the season, every team has played 156 games (rainouts and other postponements up to date) and there are six games left for everybody.  Looking at the standings, it’s very fascinating to note Continue reading And down the stretch they come!