I grew up in very rural communities. Born on the border of Ohio and Michigan, in Maumee, there were no bright lights, loud cars, bustling crowds, hot dogs and burgers on every corner, etc. What I had, in the small town of Maumee, was a free and open neight proof where it would be rare to … More The City that Never Sleeps
There is no such thing as GOAT, also known as “The Greatest of All Time”. There is no such thing as the “Greatest player in the world” or “The best player at that specific position”. Today’s sports includes too many misconceptions and misinterpretations among league, player and team discussions. Around championship season where the Super … More G.O.T.G – Greatest of this Generation
All the time nowadays there are people watching, people gaming, and people streaming, and people texting. Everyone trying to keep up with current events and to be in the know. They want this because knowledge is power. People’s behavior is oddly reminiscent of the people in Norton Juster’s The Phantom Tollbooth. Juster said, “No one … More Is technology ruining communication?
No matter what we do or where we go there is a connection all humans have to be with one another. This feeling differs form person to person, but no one can deny it. Everyone wants to be loved by someone and this is what I believe to be humanity is. People usually say they … More What makes us tick
Here’s a quick mental game. Imagine a loved one, the closest person you know. Literally imagine the person that you want the least to die. Now imagine that they are dying, they have an incurable disease, only one of a hundred recorded instances. Now, in this hypothetical scenario, there is a business mogul who has … More What are morals
Trash basket in the left-hand corner of the room. 4 seconds on the clock. 3. 2. 1… You release the crumpled up piece of paper in your hand, and as it gracefully ascends to the very top, you shout, “Kobe.” We all had famous players and celebrities growing up, and while some create more … More Dear Basketball…
Preliminary Questions: How can an individual manage integrity and purse their own personal goals while contributing to society/community? What does it take to be an individual that stands out from the community? Related Questions:What does it take to be part of a community? Individuals make up the community but what determines an individual to be part … More Individual vs Community – What does it take?
When coexistent, do communities benefit individuals and how? Communities and individuals. Two distinct ideas yet both coexist within our world. To understand this deep and vast relationship, we must first attain comprehension of what exactly communities and individuals are. Photo ©2009 by Yoel Ben-Avraham [CC-by-2.0] What is a community? According to professional and legitimate definitions, a … More Communities and Individuals
Can an individual have an significant impact on the community? Of course. Every time you see a name in a history textbook, you’re looking at someone who has made some kind of change in their world. Regardless of how significant their name is, they made a change of some kind. Maybe a better question to … More Can Individuals Have an Impact on the Community.