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Listen to Your Frustrations

A few weeks ago I was on a plane bound for Chicago.  It started with all signs of being a business-as-usual trip… window seat… latte in hand… my Kindle already out (still working through Team of Rivals)… but then I met him.  More accurately, he met me.  Before he even sat down, he had already … Continue reading

Unexpected Greatness

 "There was little to lead one to suppose that Abraham Lincoln, nervously rambling the streets of Springfield that May morning, who scarcely had a national reputation, certainly nothing to equal any of the other three, who had served but a single term in Congress, twice lost bids for the Senate, and had no administrative experience … Continue reading