It’s not just about eating pizza

In many business ventures communication is the one thing that causes the majority of trouble in anyone’s professional or personal life. It is the reason that most things do not get done right “When someone drops the ball it is usually because they didn’t know it was being thrown,” said Bryon Andersen House Manager of the theater here on campus. Student Activities teaches the need for open communication in the workplace. I have heard others say and have said myself, “I thought that Dick or Jane had that handled.” It is as easy as communication. I know. It has been driven in my head during my time in the newsroom. There is no place for the lone wolf. There must be a team effort; the left hand must know what the right hand is doing.

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Pokemon Go falls flat

“You take your video games too seriously. It’s like you think it’s real life.” This is something every gamer has heard before. Last Tuesday afternoon two men fell off the bluff area around E Street in Encinitas playing the new Nintendo game “Pokémon Go” on their cell phones. The first man fell just after 1 p.m. While being treated, the emergency response teams watched the second man fall off the bluffs about 75 to 100 feet away. It is disturbing to think a game or phone app could distract someone so thoroughly that two men would walk off the same cliff within minutes of one another.

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