Category Archives: Culture

Tired and Worried

I am tired of having to follow extra rules to keep my coworkers, family, and customers safe… when there are so many who don’t seem to give a damn about anyone but themselves. This is NOT “the flu”. Science understands … Continue reading

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Flag Day 2020

“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.“ T0o bad that it never really HAS been true, … Continue reading

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New York State Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban

We’ve been talking about this since before Christmas. It was passed. It has been coming since BEFORE CHRISTMAS. Yet, as much as the news agencies have been covering it, as much as we cashiers in various stores have been talking … Continue reading

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TSA Going Overboard

I really think TSA is losing it…. and some of their workers need to be retrained. My daughter flew back to England overnight. Her jewelry was in her luggage, in a small bag within her cosmetics case. When she started … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

So, for most of us, another Christmas is over. (Orthodox Christmas is January 7th). Christmas Eve dinner with Mom, the Brother, his Lady, Hubby and the Kidling: perogi and fish. Mom and Kidling did the Perogi. Brother did the fish….and … Continue reading

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They Are Attacking My Childhood!

Last night, there was a movie on …. “The Banana Splits Movie”…. only it was NOT the Banana Splits I recall and loved as a child. This was a horror movie about a slasher who dressed in one of the … Continue reading

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Rants

Today just seemed to be one of those days that makes me question how the hell the human race has survived this long, and if it is possible for us to continue to survive. I was on express check out … Continue reading

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Comments on a Twitter Post

Qasim Rashid posted on Twitter: Today is 215th day of 2019 #ElPaso shooting is 249th mass shooting of 2019 GOP has passed: •Muslim Ban •Refugee Ban •Asylee Ban •Abortion Ban •Disaster Aid Ban But for the 8,666 Americans killed by … Continue reading

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Double-Edged Swords

There is so much in our world today that are really double-edged swords. One of the biggest is modern technology. Traveling great distances is no longer such a daunting prospect as it was even a century ago. The internet has … Continue reading

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“We Love”

Did anyone see the New York Post today? I was working the EZ Scan station this morning when a man buying multiple newspapers complained he couldn’t scan the Post, because there was no scan bar on it. Okay, that’s weird, … Continue reading

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