Medicare Twilight Zone

If you’re nearing age 65, you’re moving into a land of both shadow and substance; of things and ideas – you’ve just crossed over... into the MEDICARE TWILIGHT ZONE (dramatic music plays).

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MedicareRyan Clair
The Future Ain't What It Used To Be

As New York Yankee great Yogi Berra once said, , “The future ain’t what it used to be.” Yogi Berra had a knack for saying things that are true but at the same time leave you laughing and scratching your head.  Like “It ain’t over til’ it’s over” and“If you come to a fork in the road, take it.”  It seems the older we get, the more we look at the past and how good we thought it was and how things today just aren’t the same.  I (Mark) agree with that to a certain extent and to another extent, maybe things way back when weren’t as great as we thought. 

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Mark Clair
Timing Is Everything

Cliche? Yes. But nonetheless, true. Take a look at any history book and you’ll find the importance of timing on every page. My favorite example comes from the Revolutionary War.

George Washington crossed the Delaware on Christmas morning to fight a regiment of Hessians stationed in Trenton. An aide to Washington wrote: “They make a great deal of Christmas in Germany, and no doubt the Hessians will drink a great deal of beer and have a dance. They will be sleepy tomorrow morning. Washington will set the tune for them about daybreak.” The aide was right on all accounts.

 

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