IT'S THE BIRTHDAY CREEP BLUES

Years ago I wrote a humor column for a local newspaper.  (My wife: “An alleged humor column.”)  

I was listening to sports-talk radio this morning, and for some reason the conversation turned to how kids’ birthday parties were getting out of hand.  This reminded of one of those allegedly humorous columns, so I thought I’d post it to the Loose Change page of this website, which contains stuff that doesn’t have much of anything to do with business but might be of more general interest.

It’s about the phenomenon I dubbed "Birthday Creep," and you can find it here