How to Focus for Better Living
April 25, 2010
I once thought that focus meant you never got distracted. I was wrong. A person with a powerful focusing ability gets as distracted as the next guy. The difference is that the Focus Master has learned to recognize distraction and gently guide his thoughts or actions back to the intended task at hand. That simple skill is rare and remarkably powerful. Pay attention to every word of this two-step process:
August 13, 2007
A new CBS News poll of 302 Republicans shows that Rudy Giuliani has widened his lead over Fred Thompson. Captain’s Quarters breaks down the unreliability of CBS, the problems with the sample, etc, so I won’t repeat that here. Instead, let’s say the numbers are correct and Fred Thompson is fading fast. Two questions come up: Why? and What of it? Why: Interest in Thompson as the non-candidate peaked in late June and the first week of July.
Thompson to Announce in September
July 22, 2007
THIS IS HENNESSY’S VIEW’S 1000TH POST SINCE AUGUST, 2000 As an act of courtesy to the politics-weary American public, Fred Thompson is likely to announce his candidacy for the GOP nomination for President in September, according to columnist-reporterRobert Novak. Thompson’s late entry may reverse a trend in recent years in which the next presidential campaign begins before the last one ends. If Thompson believes the people will be sick of Giuliani, Clinton, and Obama by the time the Super Bowl comes around, he may be right.