After years of studying the female psyche, Emory became a master of knowing what buttons to push to get a woman to fall for him. When he met Sonia, a 21-year-old model, I watched him in action. Keep in mind that Emory is 35, average-looking at best, stands 5’6” and squeaks by on a meager salary.

Avoid the Guru Trap, Create Your Own Launching Point

Has anyone ever told you that you must hear this speaker, read this book, or see this movie? You have to, because…wait for it…

Mack Brown Was Fabulous Recruiter But That Wasn’t His Greatest Skill As Coach

For the first time since 1937, no University of Texas player was taken in the NFL draft — a 77- year streak that had been the longest of any program in the country. It is a development that will lead his detractors to argue that Mack Brown was more salesman than teacher. But to revere him as a recruiter and criticize him as a coach is to miss the point of Brown’s true legacy.

July 7, 2013: Stranded at SFO

I arrived at San Francisco airport at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 6th, and was told that my flight to Thailand was delayed three hours. Something about a fire, but no one was hurt. I unfolded my travel guitar and prepared to make the most of it. Californication was starting to resemble the Red Hot Chili Peppers version you know.