Wednesday’s Column: Third’s Words Gary Pollard Conditioned response describes a person’s reaction to stimuli or situations. Those of you who watch The Office are probably already thinking about Jim Halpert’s famous prank on Dwight involving Altoids. Conditioned response is also used in defense training. It’s developed through training and repetition. With enough preparation, a person […]

Make My Day — The Preacher Pollard Blog

There is just something about the end of the world that is tantalizing for people to think about.  Maybe it’s because of some morbid curiosity. Maybe it’s because it is terrifying. Maybe it’s because we like to let our imaginations run wild.  Maybe it’s because we like to try and figure out the “unknown.”  For whatever reason, the […]

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