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Route 66 Installment #42: “Popular Kids”

Reading Time: 4 minutes It probably started in kindergarten… As we began elementary school (now called grade school), people began to form opinions about our “personal brands.” Back in the 1960s, we had no personal brands, however. We were just little kids. We all remember the strange kids, the tall kids, the fat and skinny kids, the short and […]


Route 66 Installment #38: Get Schooled

Reading Time: 4 minutes I was terrified on the first day of kindergarten. Learning new things with new people can be anxiety-provoking at all ages. I remember thinking: “Who are all these strange kids?” “Why is this woman I’ve never seen before suddenly ‘the boss of me?’” “That art supply closet is super-creepy and smells funny.” “Why do I […]