Got to thinking about how the fellow whose job it is to cut unproductive corporate elements or employees must approach his job. Probably like a synthesis of The Terminator and Ryan Bingham, Clooney's heartless "corporate downsizer" from "Up In The Air". It takes a special kind to excel in this position.
As always, Thanks to Paul Westley for helping us all get through another weekend.
Please forgive me for getting a smidge political but even us tough guys get tired of reading how dumb we are everytime we open yahoo news links. Oh, and SNL, satirical swords often have two edges.
Vern is, of course, the fellow often addressed by the great actor Jim Varney, with whom I share an intellectual liniage Jimt
Establishing trust and empathy is vital to almost any successful partnership. It's critical when the survival of two separate species is at stake I had written this one previously but not published it anywhere. With a little rewrite, it seems to fit broadly under this week's topic.