Bruce’s Friday Five v9.21

 BOOKS // If you are like me, you are reading more than one book at any given time. Some are for work, others for edification and still others, what I call “brain candy,” for the pure joy of reading.  Here are three books that are are being lugged around in my bag and/or on my [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v8.24

For those of you who lived through the 1960’s or are simply interested in the political climate of that time, you may have heard of Seth Rosenfeld’s new book, Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise to Power where he claims that one of the day’s best known activists and reputed arms supplier to the [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v8.2

1/ONE – Recently my wife and I have gotten seriously hooked on Rev., a dramedy from the BBC. Rev. is one of the best church based shows I have seen because it is clear that whoever is advising them knows what it is like to pastor a small urban church today. From the neighboring “hip” church that tries [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v6.8

1/ONE – I grew up playing games like Dungeons and Dragons and Tobruk – yeah, I was pretty cool – so the fact that my all three of my kids enjoy The Settlers of Catan makes my geeky little heart jump for joy. I also love it when people combine passions: for instance this bit [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v6.1

ONE | If you ever find yourself in Northern California and have some time to spend a few days on the coast, you should def hang out a bit in Mendocino. Camp at Van Damme State Park, get your coffee and wifi fix at Moody’s Organic Coffee Bar, but unless you are fumes, keep driving [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five + Five v5.18

[Photo by OliBac] ONE | Other than through personal relationships and/or from one White guy to another, I am not sure there will ever be a good way to talk about and unpack the dreaded P-word, Privilege. So while way outside of the scope of this old school Galaga boy’s gaming world, I found this post from a, ” . . [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v5.11

My Friday Five is somewhat of a mishmash of stuff I have recently seen around the interwebs, some of which I actually kept track of and others, I just remembered upon the writing of this post. Enjoy. ONE | If you don’t mind people sneaking furtive glances at your chest to see what the heck is printed on your [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v4.20

My Friday Five is somewhat of a mishmash of stuff I have recently seen around the interwebs, some of which I actually kept track of and others, I just remembered upon the writing of this post. Enjoy. ONE | Like so many of you, I have wanted the silver bullet of organization systems to keep my to [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v4.13

My Friday Five is somewhat of a mishmash of stuff I have recently seen around the interwebs, some of which I actually kept track of and others, I just remembered upon the writing of this post. Enjoy. ONE – For years friends have been given me flack for liking the movie Titanic. Whatever. You are dead inside [Read More…]

Bruce’s Friday Five v4.6

My Friday Five is somewhat of a mishmash of stuff I have recently seen around the interwebs, some of which I actually kept track of and others, I just remembered upon the writing of this post. Enjoy. After a truly stunning two-week excursion to China, there is just so much to catch up in life. Here are a few [Read More…]