Common Sense

 

admin on December 11th, 2012

I totally understand pushing limits – really. However, using the ‘F bomb’ in a ‘Holiday’ catalog mailing and products – really? ( http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/12/10/urban-outfitters-profanity-laced-catalog-attempt-at-being-cool-experts-say http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/12/10/urban-outfitters-profanity-laced-catalog-attempt-at-being-cool-experts-say ) How in the world, can someone really think this is cute? You won’t get my business that way.

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admin on May 4th, 2011

I posted this on my website and on Facebook, so I thought I should post it here also, to complete the triad, as such: Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in their shoes. That way, you’re a mile away from them and you have their shoes

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admin on March 12th, 2010

Let’s say you walk into a restaurant – or, for me, this week (twice), a bank. Why can’t the person you’re dealing with smile at you? Why can’t he PRETEND to be glad you’re there?

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admin on July 30th, 2009

I got this in an email and I thought I’d pass it on, as it’s very good. It was supposedly posted as an obituary in the London Times, but having first-hand knowledge of the high prices of short pieces of text in a daily paper, I find it hard to believe. Still, it’s pretty good […]

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admin on January 4th, 2009

OK, I will admit it – I have a couple of older TVs in my house, not hooked up to cable or satellite, so they can’t receive digital signals. Voila – here comes the US government to the rescue – NOT! I sent off for, and received the limit of 2 cards, giving me $40 […]

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admin on November 15th, 2007

Not me, really, but what I see is that a growing number of people out there in the whole world are thinking it about themselves. There is absolutely no thought of the fact that there are others here, around them. 1. Is it too much to go into a restaurant or grocery store and have […]

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admin on November 15th, 2007

If they start their email “my dear Friend” – they’re not It’s not just scammers in Nigeria that want to scam you Never automatically click on a link because you think it’s ok Even if you ARE SURE the link you are about to click (from an email) is real, hover over it to make […]

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admin on June 13th, 2006

I find it very ironic that the Book which provides the moral basis for most of our existing laws today, cannot be referred to, or quoted from in schools and court rooms. However, we as a society, are intent on keeping those same laws on the books. It seems to me, that, if you remove […]

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admin on May 6th, 2006

You know them – you see them every day! They are the people who should have their license to drive revoked. Apparently, they don’t realize that there are other people on the road who have just as much right to be there as they do! 1. The people who, all of a sudden, even though, they […]

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admin on April 2nd, 2006

Many of you who know me have heard me say, “You can always count on the incompetance of others”. I originally came up with that, because I was (and still am) totally frustrated with service in general, in this country today. Now, by thinking thusly, if something good happens, at least I can be surprised, […]

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