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The Military Industrial Complex And Me

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

When I first graduated high school, I was extremely ambitious.  I had this dream of starting up my own company, building it all from the ground up, and had daydreams of how it was going to be this exciting adventure.  Things didn’t really pan out how I’d hoped, and I later became rather disillusioned about […]

Don’t Follow Your Passion

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Mike Rowe from the television show Dirty Jobs gives some excellent advice, “Don’t follow your passion, follow opportunity.”  It’s worth considering.  

My Lifting Routine

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

The other day I mentioned that over the past year or so, I’ve gained 50 lbs of muscle.  I thought I’d share the workout plan my cousin, a bodybuilder, put me on.  This routine has served me well for the past seven or eight months, and I have made massive gains with it. On Mondays […]

My Experience Lifting Weights

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

About a year ago I started lifting weights in the gym.  It wasn’t so much to get fit, as before that I was running eight miles everyday.  But as I kept running, year after year, I started to look like those olympic long distance runners — very very skinny.  I’m 6 foot 1, and through […]

Why I’m Hesitant to Become An Academic

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

I’m very near graduation and many of my family members are encouraging me to finish my PhD in physics.  I definitely love physics; that isn’t my problem.  However, the more I learn about the academic world, the less enthused I am to become a part of it.  There was an excellent article written in The […]

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