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…


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…