Today was a day of remembrance as the news of Steve Jobs passing floated through the air. Steven Paul Jobs was a true visionary. He gave the world more than they could have expected from one person. He was the Co-Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Apple, Inc. Previously he was also the Chief Executive of Pixar and soon became a member of The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors.
Since the establishment of our country, we have always stood on grounds that were built by men from across the world. A ground that was cultivated with cultures from across the globe. A ground that was shaken to its maximum potential on September 11, 2001. I still remember this day, as many others still do; I was sitting in my high school Spanish class, when an announcement was made to turn on the news and watch the events unfold. A plane had crashed into one of the Twin Towers, and to our surprise, as we watched the building, a second plane flew into the second tower, almost instantaneously destroying it. Continue reading
I remember sitting in the doctor’s office and Dr. Phil’s show was on. The segment was called “Mommy Confessions.” The subject of his program was about parents taking the idea of “corporal punishment” to high extremes. And who was his guest of honor? None other than the recently convicted, 36-year-old, Jessica Beagley. Continue reading