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Are You Following This Pinteresting Development?

It’s a new year, Modern Philosophers, and I set some goals about getting my writing published outside of this blog, while also bringing this blog to one million hits. In hopes of achieving those goals, I had my IT Department … Continue reading

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Blog Pitch Party 2: Pitch Your Blog And Attract New Followers

Since Spring Training has started, I’ve certainly got pitching on my mind, Modern Philosophers. However, not all pitching is limited to the type that takes place on a baseball field. I’ve been thinking about the wildly successful Blog Pitch Party … Continue reading

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Is There Anybody Out There?

I know that’s a really deep Philosophical question for a Thursday night, Modern Philosophers, but I have been shaking things up a bit on the blog in the new year. My Post Traumatic Snow Disorder has been on my mind, … Continue reading

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600,000 Views…Wow!

We just had a historic blog moment at The House on the Hill, Modern Philosophers. I checked my WordPress dashboard and saw that my counter was at 600,010!  That’s an incredible number of views for a blog that’s just over … Continue reading

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Jump Start Your Brain: Follow The Ridiculous Leader

Happy Saturday, Modern Philosophers! I woke up to discover that Maine had turned even whiter overnight.  Upon further inspection (I sent the interns outside), however, it looks like Snow Miser only sent us a dusting of snow in the wee … Continue reading

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Blog Pitch Party: Tell Us About Your Blog And Attract New Readers

Happy Sunday, Modern Philosophers! I was thinking about my time in Hollywood, and how I used to go to pitch meetings with movie producers.  They’d ask me to come in to pitch them ideas on screenplays I was working on, … Continue reading

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Jump Start Your Brain: Too Quiet On The Reading Front

Happy Saturday, Modern Philosophers! I remembered to write my Jump Start post before I went for my run this week.  This way, we can all benefit from this little philosophical exercise to get out gray matter bubbling and our brains … Continue reading

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MMMM…That’s Roman Numerals For 4,000 Tasty Followers

Since I am The Man In The Toga, Modern Philosophers, I thought I’d use Roman Numerals in the title of this post. MMMM.  To us that means something is delicious, but to the Ancient Romans, it represented 4,000. Sometime during … Continue reading

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The Tale Of The Three Thousand Wise Men and Women

Happy Holidays, Modern Philosophers! In all the excitement of the Holiday Season, I forgot to acknowledge a major milestone for this blog. At some point earlier this month, The Return of the Modern Philosopher picked up its 3,000th follower.  Wow! … Continue reading

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