It Would Be Easy To Let Embarrassment Stop This From Happening When was the last time you saw a grown man toting a teddy bear in highly public places, posing it like some kid’s doll? You are hereby granted permission to shun self-consciousness in trying to live your life with minimal regrets. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.