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Side Effects May Include

Today was Kyler in Majors last day. He promised that he would stop by and see us. I wished him good luck, but I feel almost empty right now. We talked Brewers and Bucks and things like that. It’s not … Continue reading

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Hey-Hey

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying “running around like a chicken with its head cut off”. Today, I freaking lived that. I was helping the Front End and I’m completely serious here, but I was never with a cashier for … Continue reading

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I Can See Clearly Now…

As I was covering the entrance door for a break and a procedure, Peg walked by with a small pile of bills in her hand. She mentioned that she was taking up a collection for Pam. Pam is leaving. She … Continue reading

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Tables

The rest of the tables are back; yesterday, we had half of them. Today, we had all of them out and in use. People are dining in at Costco and I don’t know if I like it. We’ve brought back … Continue reading

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Variants

When I got into work this morning, I noticed that the tables for the Food Court were back. We had them removed and placed in the steel last year; because of Covid, we couldn’t have any of the members eating … Continue reading

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Tangled Webs

This weekend was interesting, to say the least. I learned something fairly interesting about a certain problematic coworker. There’s a posting in the break room for a part time Member Service position. I mentioned to a fellow coworker–she works in … Continue reading

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All Too Familiar

There’s been a lot of missed items that have come through the self checkouts. We’ve been catching most of them at the door, but we can only do so much. One of my coworkers has a theory: the amount of … Continue reading

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Too Soon

Everybody’s heard about the new CDC guidelines: if you’re fully vaccinated, you can go without a mask. Some stores aren’t relaxing their mask policies and still requiring them if you shop with them. Costco is not one of them. I’m … Continue reading

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Up and Running

On Monday, the self checkouts were installed; Tuesday they were programmed. On Wednesday, they were up and running. More or less. At one point on Wednesday night one of them was shut down. It was acting up already. Not even … Continue reading

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A Whole Lot of Nothing

Last night was the Oscars and honestly, I don’t care. I’ll check to see which film won the Best Animated Feature prize and that’s it. Unless it’s a technical Oscar, I can’t really say that I care overly much. I … Continue reading

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