Retail | Kalamazoo, MI, USA Categories: Bad Behavior Money Tags: Retail "You didn't give me my f nickel! I need my nickel back from my bag. Return my items right now and re-ring the order or I am going to get your manager!" (Read more...) The post Fickle Over A Nickel appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Retail | UK Categories: Crazy Requests Extra Stupid Family & Kids Tags: Retail Me: "Umm, perhaps if you tell me the size of the picture you want to frame, I can show you what we have?" Customer: "Don't you give me a picture?" (Read more...) The post Framing Your Family appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Many people are familiar with the saying, “you don’t know what you have until it’s gone.” Having gone through losses, I learned the truth of statement. I also learned something else along the way: the importance of having a sister in the midst of such loss. My sister is ten years older than me. When [...]
If you're like me (most rational humans are not) you know there's been more and more evidence that Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone might be maybe possibly back togetherish maybe possibly. Well now there's some more. PLEASE. COME ON. WE...
When I was preparing for the birth of my first child, I had my eye on the prize: the healthy arrival of my son. Sure, I got the uncensored (and frankly terrifying) tales of vaginal birth recovery from my sister, but I didn't really consider much else. Show More Summary
“Here’s a thought for my revolutionary heart / Take a deeper look at history, it’s there to pick apart.” — J. Cole Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to review Kathleen B. Nalty’s book titled, Going ‘All-In’ on Diversity and Inclusion: The Law Firm Leader’s Playbook. Nalty is an award-winning, nationally recognized expert in […]
"I would give every penny that I've ever earned in my life to have some videos of the first times that I hunted with my dad."
Trade. It has a nice connotation: You give me this, I’ll give you something of equal value in return. When it comes to trade deals—the North American Free Trade Agreement, in particular—the connotation isn’t so pleasant. Incoming U.S. President Donald Trump went after it heavily this during the election cycle. But… Read more...
I was the most reluctant of Trump voters. I kept hoping for some sort of divine intervention to give me a reasonable option, but it never came. I have a great deal of sympathy and empathy with those who wish someone else was being inaugurated today. Show More Summary
The Appalachian Mountain Club has invited me to give a 90 minute talk and workshop on Adding Navigation and GPS Apps to Map and Compass for Backcountry Navigation at their Annual Summit Meeting on January 28, 2017 (9:30-10:55 AM) at the Four Points Sheraton in Norwood, MA (just outside Boston.) My workshop is one of …
"We're at a point in world history where there is unrest," said Al Gore tonight at the Sundance Film Festival's screening of An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power. “This movie gives me an extra burst of hope," the former Vice-President...Show More Summary
Chris Phillips is one of six people tracking their resolutions with Apartment Therapy in real time. You can read his first installment here. Let's play a word game: If I say "gay" and ask you what word comes next, you'd probably sayShow More Summary
Chelsea Manning has thanked President Barack Obama for commuting her sentence, CNN reports. The former soldier thanked the outgoing President on Thursday, tweeting “Thank you @BarackObama for giving me a chance. =,)” Thank you @BarackObama for giving me a chance. Show More Summary
"In these dark times, we all need someone to look up to. Me. That's why I'm giving you this new Gorillaz song, a lightning bolt of truth in a black night. You’re welcome. Now piss on! The new album’s not gonna write itself." - Murdoc. Continue reading…
So, the most ironic thing happened yesterday. I was finally going to start doing Wednesday Weigh-ins again, like I mentioned on a previous post. I don't know if I'll continue them, but for now I really need something to give me a push to stay on track. When I got on the scale, however, it kept reading 888.8 and then turning off. Show More Summary
They give you no damn right to lock me in jail. The post The Color of My Skin and the Texture of My Hair appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A photo posted by Michael Pederson (@miguelmarquezoutside) on Jan 15, 2017 at 11:06pm PST Artist Michael Pederson, whose work we previously wrote about, is back and giving more public places in the city of Sydney, Australia a new meaning with his funny typographical street art signs. Michael’s entire collection of typographical street art is available […]
A while back, I attended a Fox preess event where they showed the first act of Logan, the third and likely final solo outing of Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine. For me, who was not sold on giving this character another movie, the 40 minutes I saw more than proved this movie’s worth. Read more...
Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com In case you hadn't noticed, someone recently loosed a satirist in American politics. Let me give you an example. You remember FBI Director James Comey, who gained a certain notoriety by stepping into...Show More Summary
Just over a day after President Obama commuted whistleblower Chelsea Manning's sentence to time-served, the former intelligence analyst has reached out... Thank you @BarackObama for giving me a chance. =,) — Chelsea Manning (@xychelsea)...Show More Summary