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Timeless Lessons from “The Paper Chase”

Monday, December 19th, 2016 | By: Mike Donahue

One recent Sunday, I joined the legion of adults ignoring NFL football, choosing instead to watch a rerun of the movie The Paper Chase. The story line chronicles the life of a first-year Harvard Law School student named Hart as he and his Ivy League classmates play out a painful-to-watch sequence of trust issues. The movie was a hit when it was released, launching the careers of co-stars Timothy Bottoms…

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Assholes I Have Known

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 | By: Mike Donahue

It’s been a while since I’ve heard from my friend No Sweat Kosinski, but he found a reason to write. No Sweat asked an interesting question about people who, in his opinion, deserve to be called assholes. Here’s a slice of his latest email. Mikey, A friend of mine who knew McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc claims Ray used to say, “There are twice as many assholes in this world as…

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