Monthly Archives: March 2011

Speaking of “Vegas”

Some find Las Vegas depressing. To that I say Bah… It’s an adult playground where people go to gamble, drink, eat, watch great shows, and have a good time. What’s not to like? I liken it to the Star Trek … Continue reading

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Las Vegas and Valets

I was in Vegas Friday, Friday night, and Saturday morning. I guess I’m just confused. Most people park their cars in those huge garages located out back behind the hotels. I friend told me that the line of garages (2-4000 … Continue reading

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Stringers, 5 “Ws” and an “H” and the Inverted Pyrimad

A stringer is a person who provides stories to newspapers on particular topics or events. In many communities groups such as the local Rotary, Lions, and Chamber of Commerce have “stringers” who write articles and send them in to the … Continue reading

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Reader Ray sends this article about a parking app in Baltimore. The idea is to get stats on where parking and traffic enforcement officers work most often and then give you the odds of getting a ticket in a certain … Continue reading

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Nuclear Reactors and Japan

I found a bit of news about nuclear problems and the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant vs. what happened at Chernobyl. Take a few minutes and read it here. I just love the fact that most of this is from the … Continue reading

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How would good customer service solve THIS problem?

You are in the UK and want to park. The cost is 60p but you only have a £1 coin. What to do? If you are like me you simply put in the pound and go about your business. However … Continue reading

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Take a look at this video…

The interesting thing here isn’t the fact that someone slashed someone else’s tires, but the detail of the video and the fact that police are now using them to catch bad guys. It looks like the suspect was aced out … Continue reading

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A good Idea

Problem: In New York City, and many other locales with pay and display equipment, the parker parks, goes to the P and D, gets his ticket, returns to his car to find a citation on the windshield. This happens, it … Continue reading

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Parking Space Revenge – Jokeroo

I mentioned below how someone could take a parking space and not know it. Notice how the woman is blocked by the SUV – however the parker who is waiting reacts rather strongly.  Parking Space Revenge – Jokeroo.

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Lose a parking Space, Smack around a Woman

A correspondent commented on my blog below about hitting women. I think he may have missed my point – First his comment: I have to disagree… I can see road rage escalate in any variety of situations between a diverse … Continue reading

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