June 28, 2021

The Rules of Fight Club

Fight Club came out at a time in my youth that I was at a turning point in my life. In 1999, I was a 17-year-old kid who had just started his senior year of high school. In my impressionable youth, I had no real direction. My friends were all planning their college path and I was kind of just

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June 13, 2021

The Benefits of Rivalry

I remember when I was in high school never going to any sporting events unless it was a game against the other high school in town. I didn’t, and still don’t, care one bit about sports, but there was something different about the games against our cross-town rivals. It isn’t as if I hated the other school. Heck, I barely

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