Tag Archives: Walmart

Finally!

It finally happened: the HRC revoked Wal-Mart’s perfect score after complaints from transgender workers. To which I say, “Good. About damned time.” As I’ve said, I worked there years ago. Wal-Mart is one of the worst companies anyone could possibly be … Continue reading

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Chance Encounter

Yesterday, as I was walking to work, a truck driver waved at me. I froze at first but then smiled and waved back; it was Sean, who had been a cashier at my old Walmart until he was fired about … Continue reading

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It Can Happen Here

By now, everyone knows about Las Vegas.  At least 59 people died. Nearly 530 people were injured. We’re learning the names, as well as the fact of the shooter’s stockpile, but still, we have no motivations. Since the shooter acted alone, we may … Continue reading

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Here is a Creepy Thing

Wal-Mart wants to come to your house… and load your groceries in the fridge. Seriously. On Friday, the retail giant announced a partnership with August Home, a smart-lock startup, that would allow a delivery person to enter customers’ orders and … Continue reading

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I Really Need to Quit Acting Surprised

I found this while clicking around the blogosphere and it is disturbing: Walmart guilty of discriminating against another transgender woman. I can’t really say I’m surprised. “Sam’s Club wasn’t safe for me as a transgender woman,” Bost said. “No one should … Continue reading

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Summer’s End

It’s August. How the hell did it get so late in the year? It seems like a week ago, baseball season started. Now we’re talking about wild card races and wondering when what team will clinch their division. Back to … Continue reading

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Stung

Wednesday was the day of the Transformers event/tour; in our area it was talking place at my old Wal-Mart. I don’t like going to the place; there are far too many bad experiences attached to it. Sure, the people are … Continue reading

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