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Yosemite National Park – A Natural Wonder

April 29, 2019, by Roland Manarin

With spring finally upon us, we’re all starting to notice the beauty of nature and the outdoors more and more. In this spirit, I thought I’d share a film that compiles several beautiful images of Yosemite National Park, titled Yosemite HD II. The images in the film were captured by photographers Colin Delehanty and Sheldon…

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Admiral McRaven Leaves the Audience Speechless: One of the Best Motivational Speeches

March 5, 2019, by Roland Manarin

“If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed,” advises U.S. Navy Admiral William H. McRaven in a motivational speech published on youtube.com. The speech is comprised of 10 ways to change the world, based on lessons Admiral McRaven learned at Basic Navy Seal Training. However, he says these lessons apply…

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Some Very Interesting Predictions

December 28, 2018, by Roland Manarin

Around this time every year, everyone starts to make predictions about 2019 and beyond. So I thought a list of predictions a friend recently forwarded to me was timely and pretty thought-provoking. Among the predictions: Software has disrupted and will continue to disrupt most traditional industries in the next 5-10 years Real estate will change,…

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A Bumper Sticker to Remember

November 8, 2018, by Roland Manarin

This is one of the best bumper stickers I’ve seen in a while! Enjoy!

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What’s a Greater Leap of Faith: God or the Multiverse?

June 14, 2018, by Roland Manarin

“The odds against our existence are truly astronomical,” said Brian Keating, Professor of Physics at the University of California, San Diego, in a recent video published on PragerU.com. Some people have faith we’re here because of God. But many scientists discount this belief because there isn’t a way to prove it. Instead, several scientists are…

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A Fun Listen!

April 12, 2018, by Roland Manarin

If you’ve never watched an episode of Intellectual Froglegs with Joe Dan Gorman, I encourage to start today with this episode. It’s a smartly compiled collage of recent television clips, memes, memorable images and photos sprinkled with blunt commentary by Gorman. Gorman covers a number of politically charged and controversial issues ranging from the media…

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