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A 25th Anniversary Mixtape Playlist for Cari McGee

Today I celebrate 25 years of marriage to Cari McGee, the most wonderful human being God ever made. There were times when it didn’t look like we were gonna make it 25 months, much less years, but here we are thanks to God’s grace and a lot of hard work to make our marriage work, […]

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The Nicest Thing You Can Say to a Married Person

It’s been more than 24 hours, and I’m still completely flattered by something that was said about me and Cari yesterday. As you know, we’re building a new Oasis home that should be ready in a few months. Yesterday, we had a big meeting to go over final plans and details. Cari and I were […]

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20 Years with My Best Friend

Twenty years ago today, I made the best decision of my life: I married my best friend, Cari (McGann) McGee. I had just turned 23 a few weeks before and had big plans to become a nationally-known — maybe even internationally-known — sportscaster. The TV career only lasted about 6-7 years, which is probably about […]

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What I Needed as a Wedding Gift

When I have a question, one of Cari’s favorite answers is, “Do whatever you think is best.” Early on in our marriage, I thought that was a sign of her trust in my decision-making. You know, like, Of course you should go see eight U2 concerts in the next two months! Have fun, honey! But, […]

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The Secret to a Long Marriage

My mom and dad were married 55 years ago today — September 12, 1953. 55 FREAKIN’ YEARS!!!!! I’m sure someday Cari and I will celebrate our 55th wedding anniversary but, at the moment, 55 years of being married borders on being unbelievable. It’s unheard of. Many marriages are lucky to last five years, much less […]

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