How to Be a Stand up Comedian

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It starts with an awkward silence.  All eyes are glued to you as you walk to the stage; the littlest misstep and you’ll never live it down.  The second that your foot hits the stage, you take a deep breath, sweat drips down your brow and your palms freeze.  Stepping up the microphone you exhale and tell yourself that you’ve …

Michael Anthony – American Soldier – Acoustic Original

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Acoustic Version of the American Soldier Poem   [tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpeT9ylb4II[/tube]   American Soldier Poem When I say… I am an American Soldier I’m not shouting I’m better than you, I’m whispering, I was a boy, and now find myself a man.   When I say… I am an American Soldier I speak not only of this with pride I’m also confessing …

Top Five Mistakes Made on Resumes: How to Correct Them

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Today we have a special guest post from Human Resources Manager and former Marine: Chandler Ruehrwein. Top Five Mistakes Made on Resumes: How to Correct Them As a Human Resources professional I see hundreds of resumes for each position that opens up.   I then weed those resumes down to just a few which I will invite in for an interview.  …

Rise Against – Hero of War – Acoustic Cover

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  [tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7AaBLV041Ew[/tube] Hero of War – Song Lyrics He said, “Son, have you seen the world? Well, what would you say if I said that you could? Just carry this gun, you’ll even get paid” I said, “That sounds pretty good” Black leather boots, spit shined so bright They cut off my hair but it looks alright We marched and …

Lee Greenwood – God Bless the USA – Acoustic Cover

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New Acoustic Cover of Lee Greenwood’s song God Bless The USA. One of my favorite songs! [tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpPKTFpu1sk[/tube]   God Bless The USA – Song Lyrics If tomorrow all the things were gone, I’d worked for all my life. And I had to start again, with just my children and my wife. I’d thank my lucky stars, to be livin here …

What the Military Teaches About Self Discipline

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When a person joins the military, his first taste of discipline is external. His drill sergeants assume that he has no self discipline and thus seek to install it;  left to his own devices, the soldier, sailor, or airman would be slovenly and too self absorbed to succeed. Had the new recruit chosen another life, college or a civilian job, …

Current World Events Illustrate Advantages And Disadvantages Of Online Media

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The advantages and disadvantages of online media have been prominent in recent weeks. Today’s media is challenged with delivery of news events in split second time. With social media networks as FaceBook and Twitter, we have seen in the last two months, the revolution in Tunisia that resulted with the entire government being dismantled to the recent events in Egypt’s …

Top Reasons Why Group Movements in Politics Are So Important

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Group movements in politics are truly important. Politics deal mostly with making decisions at a group level. So you can’t talk about politics unless you also talk about group movements. Group movements are important in politics because of the following reasons: #1: Group movements may turn the situation violent. When the power of the group is unleashed, governments can do …