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rickgeorges
Pinellas County, Florida
Lawyer,Poet, author, educator. Practices real property, corporation, wills, trusts and estates law in Pinellas County, Florida. Writes the FutureLawyer column. Gives seminars on technology and the law. Author of "Life is Simple, Really", Poems about Life, Loving, Family and Fun., and "Poems For Lovers".
Interests: Computers, golf, tennis, chess, technology, gadgets
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Beach Boys. I am looking forward to attending my first live concert in over a year in May. The older I get, the more I appreciate the music of my youth. Continue reading
Posted 5 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Rat's Doctor thinks that doing unpleasant things every day will help Rat to live to 100. Of course, it wouldn't be much of a life. We live a life every day. We only die once. So, I have a compromise.... Continue reading
Posted 7 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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I took this photo last year at Bird Lake, near my house. As I watched 3 wild species foraging for their morning meal, it occurred to me that, in many ways, animals can be a lesson to us. Marcus Aurelius... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Rat can always take advantage of a societal trend. What's your malady? Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Futurelawyer
Learn the term "biohybrid". In the future, we will be a planet of humans, animals, and robots; but, some robots will share the traits of biological humans. We are rapidly approaching an AI robot that can learn. This one taught... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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I write a lot about the advantages (and some disadvantages) of a solo law practice. Less bureaucracy. No employee complications. Freedom to practice in the areas and cases I choose. There are many advantages, such as having a balanced life.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
Execupundit points to an interesting colloquy between Jordan Peterson and Camille Paglia about the future of Western Civilization. It is only seven minutes; but, they hit all the important questions. Will tech improvement that have lifted many from poverty to... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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First Extraterrestrial Flight On Mars. Now, for something completely different. The little ultralight copter in the photograph is hovering above the Martian landscape. It is the first time in our history that a flight has been successfully attempted on another... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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The Open Office Is Dead. Open office. Closed office. Cubicle office. Work at home. So many choices. So many design consultants and architects. My office design is simple. A 1940's house, converted to an office. The old living room is... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Reportedly Tweaking Watch 4. Say it ain't so, Samsung! If the Galaxy Watch 4 dumps Tizen, and switches to brain dead Wear OS, I will not buy. I have many Wear OS Smartwatches, and they are all laggy, and... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Disneyworld. I keep getting amusing emails from Disney. I have moved on to RV travel, and Universal Studios; but, Disney keeps sending me "Florida resident" deals that are just too good to believe. NOT. I got this one this morning,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Florida Litigation Guide. If you are a Florida lawyer, you need to go to this page today. For about $50 a year, you have a case supported blueprint for the essential elements of just about every cause of action or... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Anyone else had a similar conversation with a young person lately? Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I have toyed with Veganism, Vegetarianism, Ketogenic diets, no diets, fasting, pizza, beer, scotch, coffee, red meat, white meat, and just about everything humans have put into their mouths for millennia. I have read studies that say coffee is carcinogenic,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Kevin O'Keefe and I write about being authentic when blogging. It is important to be yourself in every endeavor; but, especially when you are speaking to a new audience, like prospective clients. But, are you being authentic in your practice?... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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One of the lost arts of our time is driving a car with a manual transmission. It was the rite of passage in our house when pop took us to Driver's Ed and then in the car for a road... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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WOLF TRAP In his dream, he walked in a wood, branches in his face, mud under his feet. He enjoyed the battle for survival. He ate berries and leaves, slept next to the water and awoke to sunlight filtering through... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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HOTEL As he waited in the empty lecture hall, for his turn at bat, he thought about her. Her face was in every seat. He felt the loneliness of the room, and wondered about the rest of his life. He... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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What's On Your Wrist? Execupundit asks an interesting question today. Since some young people aren't wearing wrist watches these days, is the choice a statement, or just technological evolution? Why do we wear watches and computers anyway? I am pretty... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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#TBT - Seriously, BigLaw. I understand that you have to find ways to motivate a large number of employees. But, forcing them to attend meetings and banquets and office celebrations, won't help. If I want to celebrate something in my... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Don't try to tell me that men and women aren't different from each other. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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In Closing. Ray Visotski is a man with whom I share much. Opinions about supposedly life extending exercise regimens is one of them. Here is his take on longevity. After reading it, I think I will go take a nap:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2021 at Futurelawyer