Lagniappe

Lisa and I spent the first part of last week at the NATP National Conference in New Orleans. We’ve gotten a lot from our partnership with the group, and we always enjoy meeting new people and visiting with longtime members at the event. New Orleans is perhaps my...

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Walmart Steaks

Years ago, Folgers Coffee scored big with a series of ads taking the viewer inside various gourmet restaurants while a voiceover whispered “we’re here at such-and-such snooty restaurant, where we’ve secretly replaced the fine coffee they usually...

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Truer Than the Red, White, and Blue!

July 4th is almost here, and most of you are looking ahead towards weekend barbecues, parades, and other outdoor fun. So I won’t keep you! But I do want you to give at least a little thought to the revolutionaries who gave birth to our country these 239 years ago....

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