Category Archives: Economics

Who saves a receipt for a G**damned Bath Mat??”

As my wife will be the first to tell you, I’m a stickler when it comes to customer service. Call me old school if you will, but for whatever reason I just have this wacky idea that any retailer who wants to earn my business should be doing cartwheels and jumping through hoops of fire […]

Garage Sale= Crap for Sale

It’s taken me a long time to admit it but you know what? I really hate garage sales. I hate going to ‘em and I hate having ‘em. If I really wanted to know how much money I’ve spent on useless stuff in my life or wanted people to rifle through my drawers placing a dollar […]

5 Important Things I Learned At Disney World

News came down this week that after 41 years as alcohol-free facilities, Disney World and Disney Land are going to allow alcohol to be served at their new “Be Our Guest” Restaurant, but only during the dinner hours.   After offering my own cherry “Huzzah!” to this news, I was reminded of a Disney trip […]

No Shin Guards Without a Phone Number

Over the weekend, I went to a Sporting Goods store here in Denver to get some new soccer shin guards for my 7 year old daughter. I tried to tell her that getting cleated repeatedly in the shins was actually a good learning experience that would serve her well later in life when she grew […]