Last night I attended the annual Chilifest put on by my law school. Lots of great chili this year. I definitely ate too much. An organization that I’m a part of at school was defending their two year winning streak. Unfortunately, we lost. There’s always next year.
Now for some links:
Saving face – not just for the Japanese  (@ just like a man ) No one wants to look like an ass in front of people. Saving face is a phrase imported from China. In China people try to avoid making the other person look bad when engaged in a disagreement. This post puts a Western spin on the concept.
The First Money Talk: The When and How of a Conversation Every Couple Needs to Have  (@ the simple dollar ) Studies have shown that money is one of the leading causes of divorce. Do some preemption by sitting down with your wife and have a frank discussion about your finances. The earlier the better.
Powerful Networking Through Business Card Etiquette  (@ just a guy thing ) This is a great post from Ian on the etiquette of business card use. He also explains how you can use business cards to advance your career.