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11-17-2005

Picking Up the Tab

One of the last great male bonding rituals (though it should not be limited to men) is the traditional fight to pick up the tab at a restaurant. I learned this skill at the feet of the master, my late dad. Seeing my dad wrestle his friends for the check…

11-13-2005

University of the Pacific Dental School

I recently had the distinct pleasure of being invited to speak at University of the Pacific Dental School, where I graduated in 1985. I took a tour of the school and was pleasantly surprised to find that a number of excellent people were still there from “the old days.” UOP…