#ShowYourSunday — The Preacher Pollard Blog

Neal Pollard The SEC Network launched a campaign just ahead of the opening of the unusual 2020 football season to try and engage their fans during this atypical year. It’s called #ShowYourSaturday.  They are asking for photos or videos of how fans are supporting their team, using that hashtag. No doubt, there will be tons […]Continue reading “#ShowYourSunday — The Preacher Pollard Blog”

“WHO’S IN CONTROL?” — The Preacher Pollard Blog

Tuesday’s Column: Dale Mail Dale Pollard The employees complained that they couldn’t control the temperature in office buildings. A simple and effective solution was set in place by corporate when they secretly placed dummy thermostats in the work area. They were then able to give all  the unsuspecting workers the illusion that they were in control […]Continue reading ““WHO’S IN CONTROL?” — The Preacher Pollard Blog”

Diaper Thieves — BP’s Fuel For Thought

I get it. Being the father of four children who have filled diapers with the best of them, I understand the unending, insatiable need for diapers. The thought of stealing diapers, however, is about as petty as it gets. Nevertheless, a few years ago the Diaper Bank of North Carolina had 13,000 diapers stolen. Apparently, […]Continue reading “Diaper Thieves — BP’s Fuel For Thought”

“Nomophobia”  — The Preacher Pollard Blog

Monday’s Column: Neal at the Cross Neal Pollard That’s not a typo for another popularly-used term.  It’s actually a “thing,” at least according to a 2010 study by the UK Post Office.  It is short for “no-mobile-phone phobia” (Tim Elmore, psychologytoday.com). There’s even a website called nomophobia.com, and they identify “the four fears of Nomophobia”—broken, […]Continue reading ““Nomophobia”  — The Preacher Pollard Blog”