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You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
Friedrich Nietzsche

IN PRAISE OF POLKA MUSIC

BRYCE ON MUSIC

– It can hardly be called “depressing.”

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As I was growing up, I didn’t think too much of the polka, that festive music originating from Europe. I was exposed to it […]

WHO ARE AMERICA’S FRIENDS?

BRYCE ON POLITICS

– We want to believe we have many friends, but do we really?

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Have you ever been out to a large family dinner at a restaurant? Typically someone picks up the […]

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM GENERATION Z?

BRYCE ON SOCIETY

– Are they the same as the Millennials?

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For far too long we have belabored the strengths and weaknesses of the Millennials (aka, Generation Y), but what about their successors, Generation […]

THE 2018 MID-TERMS, WHAT TO EXPECT

BRYCE ON POLITICS

– Yes, voter turnout will be higher, but nothing like 2016.

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The Democrats want us to believe the mid-term elections are all sewn up, and the Republicans should acquiesce and let […]

THE ELEMENTS OF SOCIALIZATION

BRYCE ON LIFE

– and why they are deteriorating.

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Recently, I was waiting in line at the check-out lane of my local pharmacy. An elderly gentleman was ahead of me and moving rather slowly. […]

READING BETWEEN THE POLITICAL LINES

BRYCE ON POLITICS & THE NEWS MEDIA

– “Liar, liar, pants on fire.”

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I have discussed problems with the Main Stream Media (MSM) on more than one occasion, but as the mid-term elections are […]

MR. TRUMP VERSUS THE DEMOCRATS

BRYCE ON POLITICS

– The Democrats are desperate for a victory in November.

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I had a friend recently comment to me, “The biggest threat to the Republicans maintaining control of the Congress is Donald […]

THE GENIUS OF IDENTITY POLITICS

BRYCE ON POLITICS

– Diabolical, but genius nevertheless.

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I recently wrote a column describing the concept of “Old White Men” which is a mean-spirited attempt to discredit the wisdom of our elders, who are […]

FAREWELL TAMPA BAY TIMES

BRYCE ON THE NEWS MEDIA

– I guess it’s time to say goodbye…

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After 38 years, I am finally cancelling my subscription to the Tampa Bay Times, “Florida’s Best Newspaper.” I never actually subscribed […]

OLD WHITE MEN

BRYCE ON POLITICS

– Recognizing the communication gap between the generations.

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Following one of my recent essays, a reader claimed it was the rantings of an “Old White Man.” I had heard this expression […]