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Energizer Bunny

They once named a Client Services employee award after me in 1997...the "Mike LoRusso Energizer Bunny" award...when I was Director of USCC Micrographics. While I...
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Pets & Grandparents

Just found out that a good buddy of mine recently lost his faithful companion 🐶 of many years. He was heartbroken & I could feel...
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Being Religious & Being Righteous 

If you're even remotely interested in knowing what "RELIGIOUS FANATICISM" looks like in real life, here's a good example... ...followed by my retort! * *...
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When I lived in Dublin, OH (home of Jack Nicklaus & the Memorial ⛳️ Tournament, right outside Columbus), I was thrilled that we actually had...
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It’s Hard to Communicate

Not everyone that you'll come across...the single Mom on your team; the shy new worker; the abused child/spouse; the person lacking enough confidence to "take...
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Hopefully, This’ll Brighten Your Day

I put out an invite almost 2 years ago (via a FB post) for a follow-up Zoom call after the Regina Center Reunion I coordinated...
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It’s ALL About Helping!!!

Is there a better feeling in the whole world than accomplishing something really great??? Something so incredibly meaningful & wonderful??? Something for which you've worked...
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🎵 I Just Met a Girl Named M… 🎶

Disclaimer: For those of you that actually read my stories, pls lemme apologize (explain) if you think I'm doing nuthin' but bragging & patting myself...
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Climb the Highest Mountain, Swim the Deepest Sea

If you ever wanna be successful in life...and there's a whole ton of different definitions of "success"...in addition to your own talent, abilities & work...
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She Said What?!?

This past Saturday, I got a late night FaceTime call from a rather-new, but very special, friend of mine, Cyndi Alvarez Brunson. Cyndi's husband, Tavi,...
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Best Review So Far (Ever?)

I've gotten some pretty positive reactions so far to my blog thingie. I'm not sure, though, if I'll ever get a better review that this...
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Man of La Mancha

A wise man...OK, OK, a wise ass...once said, “TODAY’S WORLD IS FILLED WITH YESTERDAY’S IMPOSSIBILITIES!” Yeah, it’s original, from 3+ years ago (Oct '17). Be...
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