Let me tell you about the time I had dinner with Peyton Manning.
Ok. Well, the time I had dinner at the same table as Peyton Manning.
All right. The time I had dinner in the same restaurant as Peyton Manning.
My parents, graduates of The University of Tennessee, raised me as a big Volunteer fan. Growing up we would travel back to Knoxville about once a year for a home football game, especially in the years when Peyton Manning quarterbacked the team.
After the game we would sometimes go out to eat to one of our favorite restaurants: the legendary Ye Olde Steak House.
It was at Ye Olde Steak House, after a great Tennessee game, that my family noticed Peyton enjoying a post-game meal with his father Archie. Continue reading
Kids say the darndest things.
By now you’ve probably seen the series of AT&T commercials featuring a droll corporate everyman interviewing a series of elementary school children. The man in the suit asks kids questions like “What’s better – doing two things at once or just one?” He typically receives the answer you’d expect from a 6-year-old.
These commercials are the greatest thing ever:
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All of this is to promote how even little kids are smart enough to realize AT&T’s products are superior to other phone companies. The commercials may not be super effective in mobilizing you toward AT&T, but they do illustrate just how insightful kids are. They also provide a great lesson to us about wonder. Continue reading