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New Rules For American Dreams

Those who try to dismiss its relativity are not living in the same America I have lived in. Those who deny its current existence clearly are not viewing this country as I am. The American Dream is alive and kickin’ I can assure you. r

The American Dream

The American Dream According to My Father

He has made his mistakes, facing his own personal and professional challenges. And he has failed. He is human. But in light of my own personal and professional difficulties these days, I find myself reflecting on some of those life lessons of his that I used to ignore. And they actually help me get through the really rough times. I’m not claiming that any of my father’s ‘lessons’ or anecdotes are wholly original… and maybe you have heard them before from your own father or another influential figure in your life. r