Category Archives: stupid

Bogus Newspaper Delivery

This morning, when I awoke, I went to the front door to get my newspapers. They were not there. I called the delivery service and asked for a recovery delivery. They acknowledged y request. A few minutes later, They called … Continue reading

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Elevator Up or Down?

Imagine you are standing in the corridor outside an elevator. You are on the fourth floor and you want to go down. However, the elevator is currently on the first floor. Which button do you press? Do you press the … Continue reading

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Bad Alignment

There is no question that a large number of computer users rely heavily on vendors of certain products they use to make life easier for them. One such product is a template. Avery, the company that makes labels such as … Continue reading

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More Babel

It would seem that cable news is a bountiful source of material for my blog. Today, the weather man on MSNBC spoke about factors that would EXASPERATE the effects of the storm in Texas. As most of you will know, … Continue reading

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Mispronuncialtion

It bothers me when professionals themselves cannot pronounce their own job title correctly. The person that takes care of my dental hygiene is called a hygienist. The correct pronunciation is “hi-jeen-ist” (not “hi-jen-ist”). If you do not believe me, please … Continue reading

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Cheapskate Concessionaire

The other day, my 16-year-old granddaughter was at Rye Playland amusement park, located in Westchester, NY. Since she is a loyal follower of my blog, she related this tale to me so that I may publish it. Here it is! … Continue reading

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Make Up Your Own Words

While watching cable news, I get to hear many members of Congress speak. To my disappointment, I find many of them unable to speak as well as a mature, supposedly well-educated person should. This representative used the word “essentually” instead … Continue reading

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