Here are my 7 most popular posts of 2017.
- Controversy works
- Humor works
- A simple post of a good picture can work
- People are seeking comfort and meaning
I hope you find something you like.
Bringing Peanuts Around My Child Feels Like This
This was my first – ever so small – “viral” post. Viral for me at least. In short, this post got added to the wall of a food allergy Facebook group. Nearly 1,500 unique visitors saw it in a matter of hours.
The Best Winston Churchill Joke
Come on. Of course this is funny. Stumbleupon readers loved it.
Makes me a little sad this post was so popular. And this is the only post on the list not published in 2017. Evergreen content, defined.
This scene made me laugh so hard when I read it. Bill Bryson out with his friend about to hike the Appalachian trail and right before they leave they have to fight off an overeager waitress. Stumbleupon readers thought this one was funny too. Don’t be like this, girls.
Writer Jack Schwager Does His Shortest Interview Ever
Jack Schwager is a legend in the trading community. And I can’t wait to read the book he recommended.
Silent Prayers, On Tearstained Pillows
Here is another post that unfortunately hit a nerve. You know who wants comfort and meaning? We all do.
And finally, a random picture I took in Lake Tahoe. I stopped for 10 seconds and said to myself that the scene would make a good picture. And it did.