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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Ain’t No Cure Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that we’re living in a dystopian hellscape. 3) Thought for the Week: My job has this wonderful perk that if you show up early, you’ll be asked to clock in early … Continue reading

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Queen Bees and Drones

Friday was not a good day: we had one call in and one who was sent home. Brenda called in, as she had on Thursday so we didn’t have anyone for lot duty. Management adjusted the schedule and was able … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Out of Spoons Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that SCOTUS should just go ahead and change that acronym to SCROTUS. For reasons. 3) Thought for the Week: My wi-fi works perfectly fine… until I actually want to use it. … Continue reading

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Catching Up

Friday could best be described as a nightmare, at least at the very start. Apparently, we had two call ins at the door, so it was only Brenda and myself for a good portion of the day. We were also … Continue reading

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Stirring the Pot

I thought the weekend before was bad but it had nothing on the past week. As you all know, Mary and Jed butted heads the prior weekend and they were both dragged into the office. Now it seems that Brenda … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Holiday Road Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that the Supreme Court is neither. 3) Thought for the Week: All those kids who were shot to death in Uvalde this week were once fetuses and also had heartbeats. Where … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Lucky Edition

1) Current mood: 2) The Supreme Court is neither. ‘Nuff said. 3) Thought for the Week: We went from sminter to the one day of summer. 4) Apparently, Kari doesn’t want to work with Jed’s school schedule. She’s pretty much … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Mini-Vaycay Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that #FacebookIsTrash. So is Twitter. 3) Thought for the Week: You know, Blink-182 straight up told us that “work sucks” yet we all still got jobs like suckers. 4) Tomorrow and … Continue reading

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The Usual Crap

Today was moderately busy; we had a few rushes but nothing too overwhelming. I got stuck working with Gloria for a while, which wasn’t great, Zeb, which was fine because he’s actually got a personality, and Theresa. Hoo boy, Theresa. … Continue reading

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Conflicted

Today was decent enough. My time was split between the door and the front end. I actually didn’t mind it; I could cool off by the door and the cashier I worked with was actually a decent guy, so it … Continue reading

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