mikec

mikec

PA

Member since Jan 2010 | 57 Curated Comments, 107 Total

About Me

Just an average guy, techie type, survivor, trying to make an honest living. In recent years I've become more politically aware, after being apathetic about politics most of my life (sometimes I wish I still was). I enjoy traveling (except for work), golf, food, wine, reading, and I actually enjoy my work (just wish it didn't require as much travel).

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What I'm Currently Addicted To...

Food & Wine.....and an occasional good cigar

This Is Annoying Me...

Intentional media mis-information

This Is Making Me Worry...

The building hatred in the US and around the world

This Is Bringing Me Joy...

Hanging out with my wife, and just enjoying life

I'm Running From...

Too personal - but mostly myself.

This Is Helping Me Create...

Home remodeling

This Is Making Me Think - Hard...

My job........which is why I like it so much

This Makes My Teeth Itch

The mold I found in my basement

Can't Do Without

John Stewart, Steven Colbert, Bill Maher;

they make politics amusing and tolerable

Favorite Voices

Any..... except the ones in my head.

I'm Known For...

Trying to never be part of the problem, and trying to always be part of the solution.

My Current Project

Working on a process control system for a wastewater treatment process that is designed to greatly reduce that amounts of ammonia and nitrogen discharged into the Long Island Sound

My Greatest Achievement

3 Time Cancer Survivor......thanks to some great doctors and a lot of support

My Biggest Regret

Not going to college when I was younger.

I Truly Respect

Greg Mortenson and his work in Central Asia

Moments I'd Like To Forget

There are lots of them; a quote from the book 'The Road' by Cormac McCarthy that I think applies to me....

"You forget what you want to remember and you remember what you want to forget."

How I Pay For This Wardrobe

Gift Cards from Christmas

Blocks I've Been Around

The halls at Johns Hopkins Hospital......best in the world

Where I'd Like To Be 10 Years From Now

Debt Free, Self-Employed, and only working because I want to, not because I have to.

Why True/Slant

Interesting points of view; and not a lot of bullshit offensive comments


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