Are Silver Labradors purebred?

Silver Labradors have received a lot of attention. These are very pretty silver brown or slate blue dogs that otherwise look like Labradors. Some people claim that these are incredibly special dogs and charge a lot of money for them. Others say they are not even laboratories. Are Silver Labradors purebred and where do they come from? Let’s see this […]

NBA Free Agency Part I

July 1, 2010 came and went. And to the disappointment of many people, myself included, not much happened. While most people believed that little would happen, we anticipated a bit more excitement than what actually happened. From the Big 7 or 8 free agents, they all had their meetings with different teams. Before either of them make a 5-year commitment […]

Bluesky Assignment – Goodwill in a car dealership sale

The IRS defines goodwill as “the value of a trade or business based on the customer’s expected continued patronage due to name, reputation, or any other factor.” IRS Publication 535: Business Expenses, Chapter 9, Cat. No. 15065Z. The American Society of Appraisers defines goodwill as: “that intangible asset that arises as a result of name, reputation, customer loyalty, location, products, […]

Death and dying and the therapeutic relationship

Our society has developed the belief that death and disease should be avoided and feared. The denial that death is real and can happen has led people to view illness and death as something that is happening to them, rather than a natural process that can be accepted without anxiety or suffering. Our thoughts and perspective on death and illness […]