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Across America… (on a road bike)

On January 18th 2012, I went to see “Bicycle Dreams” at the Cedar Creek Cinema in Mosinee.  It was a movie about “crazy” people who feel the need to destroy their bodies on a 12 day race called Race Across … Continue reading

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Life Choices

For the community presentation I went to church at the St. Stephen’s Catholic Church in Stevens Point.  I had never been there before so it was an interesting experience for me.  The first thing I noticed about the presentation was … Continue reading

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More Than Just a Touching Story.

This Ted video told a touching story of a woman named Stacey Kramer. Stacey did use visuals and did not use notecards; but she told a story, used hand gestures, used vocal variety and had the audience on their toes … Continue reading

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Is Violence Going Down?

A speech done in 2007 by Steven Pinker, a psychologist and Harvard professor, was done about violence.  The main point of his speech was to attempt to persuade the audience that violence is on the decline.  His argument was valid and extremely persuasive. … Continue reading

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Killing Creativity!

In watching Sir Ken Robinson’s Ted video about how the edcuation system kills the creativity in people, Sir Ken does a pretty good job of following the guidelines that we are taught in Communications 101. I enjoyed watching this video. … Continue reading

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Applying to the Real World

Today I attended St. Ladislaus Parish of Bevent Wisconsin with my dad for my third blog story.  The priest of the parish is Father Augustine Bentil and he is a newly assigned priest to the parish.  He is originally from Nigeria and found … Continue reading

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The Art of Love

I watched this speech given by anthropologist Helen Fisher. She’s been studying romantics and love in people for 30 years. Her speech was quite interesting and I really enjoyed hearing what she had to say. She had an excellent topic for … Continue reading

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