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Bret Christensen
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Popularity comes from pleasing man; greatness comes from pleasing God.
Popularity comes from pleasing man; greatness comes from pleasing God.

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It's all zen to me
Do you know who/what I am? Yes, I am a law Librarian but more importantly, I am a s avior .  Well, not the S avior , but one of them, I suspect. At least that's what they lady told me the other day when I pulled a rabbit out of her hat.  That's right, a rab...
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That's Life
Do you dream when you sleep?   Have you ever had that dream that you had prepared for the biggest presentation of your life?  You have your charts and handouts all ready, you've ordered the freshest danishes and then...you showed up on the wrong day.  Oops....
That's Life
That's Life
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Save the Children!
I don't know when it started but do you remember when they started putting pictures of missing children on milk cartons?   Of course, most people (and politicians) ignore those things until it's their kid on the carton and then they're all frantic -  runnin...
Save the Children!
Save the Children!
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Word of the Month for April 2018: Disneyland Parent
Ain't love grand?  First there's the dating, Then the courtship, then the wedding, the wife thing, kids, house/mortgage, vacations, cars, clothes, in-laws and toys.  Lots and lots of toys.   Imagine, then, when a person gets divorced and one ex has more exp...
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Leave the emotion to the soap operas
Remember the OJ Simpson trial?  I do.  I was in law school at the time and it was such a big deal that the law library set up a television for students to watch the proceedings. I remember watching the 15 m.p.h. police chase down the 405 freeway as OJ led t...
Leave the emotion to the soap operas
Leave the emotion to the soap operas
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That's NOT pocket change
Do you know how much it costs to have a case be appealed in a federal court of appeal?   In accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1913, that cost is
$500.  Not a lot but when you don't have it, it's a whole lot of what you don't have. Now, with all that it costs to...
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Accept the consequences
Years ago, I worked as a law clerk.  One day I interviewed a client who had, for the last 10 years, been residing in prison for a double homicide.   What was interesting is that when I had parked my car and started walking toward the front gate, I met a num...
Accept the consequences
Accept the consequences
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Word of the Month for March 2018: Mispleading
If there is one thing that most everyone can agree, mistakes really slow things down.  In law and legal stuff, mistakes can really damage a person's calm.  Take court forms like the Petition for Divorce package.  It has about 967 boxes, lines, and places to...
Word of the Month for March 2018: Mispleading
Word of the Month for March 2018: Mispleading
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Sneaky buggers
Today's news brings us the story of deceit and skulduggery. Seems Assemblyman Jim Frazier (a democrat representing the area of Oakley ) is proposing a bill ( AB 2353 ) in the California Assembly that would cut the limitation of actions for construction def...
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Sometimes You're the Nut
The problem with being an omnipotent law Librarian is that after a while of hitting on all 16 cylinders, pulling answers out of the sky like they were cotton candy, you start to feel all powerful, thinking you know everything - until you skip a beat and you...
Sometimes You're the Nut
Sometimes You're the Nut
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