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Two articles not to be missed


Photo: Matt Rourke, AP I am constantly reading up on all things made in America, and wanted to let you know about two articles on reshoring that are really worth reading.  The first was in the Chicago Tribune last week, … Continue reading

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Reality check


One of my favorite Monty Python skits involved the Royal Society For Putting Things on top of other Things.  During the skit, John Cleese explains that his chapter of the Society has not put one thing on top of another thing in the … Continue reading

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The high cost of offshore clothing


Photo: AP/A.M. Ahad You probably heard about the horrible tragedy at the garment factory in Bangladesh last month.  More than a 1000 workers died when the factory they were laboring in collapsed.  Some American brands that source their products from Bangladesh … Continue reading

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Esquire material? Not so much.


No one is going to mistake me for a sharp dresser.  While I don’t generally parade around in leisure suits, I have worn one in my time.  My default outfit of choice is shorts and soccer jerseys.  Not very fashionable … Continue reading

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