Conan’s Own Moral

Item #1:  Conan O’Brien’s final quote: “If you work really hard and you’re kind, I’m telling you, amazing things will happen.”

Item #2, even better: Since Friday night, when O’Brien said it, thousands of people have re-tweeted that quote. At a random time two days later, still another 10 re-tweets per minute.

Think the average person isn’t hungry for ethical leadership and life by the Golden and Silver Rules?  Like Coco said, don’t be so cynical.

A Reminder from Iran: It Matters

Feeling cynical about leadership and ethics? Feel like compliance is an annoyance in a world of relativistic morals? Think the Rule of Law can be gamed?

Look at this, a Howard Beale moment but deadly serious, all organized by Twitter… and you will get over your cynical attitude.

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I’m wearing green tomorrow, not because I think it will make a difference in Iran, but because I appreciate the rebuttal to they are providing to those of us comfortably here.