America

A Closer Look …

with Anthony Newcombe  Published with permission from writeplus.biz  Happy….Well… EVERYTHING!    There’s so much going on now, it’s no wonder we’re all running around like chickens with our heads cut off 🐔🐔🐔  The End of Covid (but, are we sure??)😷😷  4th of July✨✨ Yeay!  Mass crowds everywhere 👫👬👭👫👬👭  167 degree temperatures daily 🔥🔥🔥  Summer! 🌞🌞 Why doesn’t “summer” make me smile anymore? But, “it’s a DRY HEAT,” right? […]

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A Closer Look … Misuse of our everyday words

with Anthony Newcombe  How to improve our use of words Communication nation A “Blast from the Past” Edition (so much fun, we’ll re-publish it!)  Flubbing our words and phrases?    nother vs. another (“That’s a whole nother world”)  Uh, NO it is not.  But it IS a whole incorrect sentence.  I’ve sat in professional meetings, witnessed intelligent people on […]

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A Closer Look …

with Anthony Newcombe (published with permission from writeplus.biz) Topic: PLAY BALL!! (just don’t spit or argue…and get Covid tested often!!) Issue: Can baseball players really refrain from spitting?! Or, arguing? Or … I guess it’s a valiant effort to think we can “field” a troupe of MLB players and count on them to refrain from spitting before, during, and […]

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A Closer Look …

with Anthony Newcombe  published with permission from writeplus.biz Let’s take a closer look …  Topic: What skill did you learn/ are you learning during the extended “home-based” Covid-19 period?   Personal note: Like you, I noticed plenty of people getting in on the new “mask production craze.”   What new skill(s) have YOU acquired during the Covid shutdown?   However, I decided […]

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A Closer Look

with Anthony Newcombe Published with permission from writeplus.biz Topic: Reopening vs. Testing (Covid-19)   Issue: Is it better to risk an economic collapse using a more deliberate approach in reopening America (with a broader national testing program), or, try to get us ‘back to normal’ as quickly as possible and risk another spike in infections and deaths?  […]

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A Closer Look

with Anthony Newcombe (published with permission from writeplus.biz) Topic: Lockdown (and its aftermath plan) Issue: Is an “Around the World Itinerary” next? After this lockdown ends (sometime before the end of time, I imagine), I’ve decided to book a trip around the world. Who’s with me?! Nope, just pulling your leg, but sounds pretty tasty, […]

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A Closer Look

with Anthony Newcombe (published with permission from WritePlus.biz) Arena: Healthcare and Politics (and why they don’t mix)  Topic: How do we manage to blame the ‘other party’ during a global pandemic?   I understand all too well that America in 2020 is in the midst of a political tug o’ war over, well, almost everything.  We have demonstrated that we can brawl about […]

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