Tag Archives: BotCon

Counting Down

A few days ago, I finally got my vacation request form back; I put in for some time off in late August. It seems that Prime has tickets to the Brewers/Twins series and we’re going. It’s in Minnesota. We’re staying … Continue reading

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Non-Attending Package

Robo Con was just last weekend; it seems like it’s going to be the last one. I guess when it came between the conventions, BotCon won out. I’m not surprised. Which leads me to the subject of today’s post. It … Continue reading

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Kinda, Sorta, Maybe

Over the weekend, I managed to stumble across my old laptop bag; I’ve had it for several years and purchased it well before I had an actual laptop to slide in there. It’s designed a bit like a briefcase, but … Continue reading

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Hitting the Fan

There’s been an update on BotCon and it’s fairly upsetting; we’re not having a multi day convention this year. It looks like 2022 is our best bet. I’m a little upset, but it’s understandable; we’re not going to be anywhere … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Cheese and Cracker Jack Edition

1) Current mood: 2) As always: This is your weekly reminder that #FacebookIsTrash. 3) Thought for the week: Sweet dreams are made of cheese. Who am I to dis a Brie? 4) One of our managers left. His last day … Continue reading

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Didn’t See That Coming

In the immortal words of Bender: We’re boned. It’s official: Robo-Con has gone virtual. There’s even a virtual con package so you can get the BotCon exclusives without a lot of worry. I pretty much expected this. There really was … Continue reading

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Postponed

Totally. Last weekend was supposed to be Pete’s Robo-Con but it’s been moved to July because of the pandemic. Now, I took the time off thinking that Prime and I would take a brief road trip and go, but that … Continue reading

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Going Viral

This is so true, it’s painful. We are completely out of toilet paper. We’re even running low on the industrial strength stuff that’s usually just purchased for business/resale use. Supposedly, we’re not supposed to sell more than five cases of … Continue reading

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Excitement In the Time Of Viral Infections

Lulu, you just had treats! Lots of them! (Nope, totally not spoiling the purrincess…) Yesterday, I decided to take a look around Walmart before I headed into work; it’s fairly obvious that people are panicking about the coronavirus. There’s no … Continue reading

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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

I doubt liquor is the answer but I’ll be damned if it isn’t worth a shot. Tuesday was yet another cluster; I honestly thought I was working 11 to 16 that day. However, it was actually 10:30 to 15:30 and … Continue reading

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